State Controller’s Office Releases June Cash Update
Last Thursday, the State Controller’s Office released its monthly report detailing the state’s cash balance, receipts and disbursements for June 2014.
Revenues totaled $14.8 billion, exceeding state budget projections by $304 million (2.1 percent) for the month. The report shows income tax revenue was $635 million (7.4 percent) above estimates; corporate taxes exceeded predictions by $289 million (13.2 percent); and sales tax failed to meet expectations coming in $265.8 million (11.6 percent) lower than anticipated.
As of June 30, the General Fund totaled $1.9 billion in cash, ending the fiscal year with a surplus for the first time since 2007.
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