state revenue http://kmuw.org en Kansas Lawmakers Prepare For 2015 Fiscal Forecast http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-lawmakers-prepare-2015-fiscal-forecast <p>Kansas officials are preparing a new fiscal forecast to guide Governor Brownback and lawmakers in making budget decisions.</p><p>The forecasters include legislative researchers, members of Brownback’s budget stuff, Department of Revenue officials, and university economists.</p><p>They’re meeting this afternoon to revise earlier revenue projections for the current fiscal year and for the fiscal year beginning in July.</p><p>Since July 2013, the state has collected $141 million dollars more than anticipated.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:48:24 +0000 Associated Press 33145 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Officials And Economists Meet To Determine Revenue Projections For 2015 http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-officials-and-economists-meet-determine-revenue-projections-2015 <p>Kansas officials and economists will gather next week to study revenue projections for the coming year.</p><p>They hope to find out if the state economy is growing and if tax receipts will keep government afloat.</p><p>Legislative leaders on gave differing views yesterday of what the projections for what the next fiscal year will look like, but agreed that the state faces challenges.</p><p>Tax collections through March were $130 million dollars above the forecasters’ November estimate.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:43:01 +0000 Associated Press 32875 at http://kmuw.org State Adjusts Revenue Projections http://kmuw.org/post/state-adjusts-revenue-projections <p></p><p>Kansas officials have slightly reduced their projections for state revenues during the current fiscal year. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 23:39:54 +0000 Associated Press 25940 at http://kmuw.org State Tax Revenues Miss Expectations In October http://kmuw.org/post/state-tax-revenues-miss-expectations-october <p>The Kansas Department of Revenue says the state collected nearly $18 million less in taxes than anticipated in October. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 22:49:16 +0000 Associated Press 25661 at http://kmuw.org State Tax Revenues Short Of Expectations http://kmuw.org/post/state-tax-revenues-short-expectations <p></p><p>A new report says Kansas collected slightly less in taxes than expected in the first quarter of the fiscal year, but officials believe the shortfall may actually be a positive economic sign. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 22:39:58 +0000 Associated Press 24194 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Just Missed April Revenue Expectations http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-just-missed-april-revenue-expectations <p>State revenue officials say Kansas missed its expected revenue projections for April by less than $5 million dollars.<br><br>The monthly report was released Tuesday.<br><br>Kansas collected $764,800 dollars in taxes, though it expected just over $769 million for April.<br><br>Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan says Kansas collected $25 million dollars more in individual income taxes this April compared to last April.</p> Wed, 01 May 2013 11:21:23 +0000 Associated Press 16524 at http://kmuw.org