Nashville, TN – On an accrual basis June is the eleventh month in the 2003-2004 fiscal year. Department of Revenue tax collections were $968.5 million.
June revenues were $103.7 million more than the budget estimates, Finance and Administration Commissioner Dave Goetz announced today. The general fund had a $101.7 million overcollection and the four other funds overcollected by $2 million.
Sales tax collections were $23.5 million more than the budgeted estimate in June. For eleven months revenues are overcollected by $168.4 million.
Franchise and excise tax collections of $224.6 million were $77.3 million more than the budgeted estimate for the month. Revenues are overcollected by $139.9 million for eleven months.
Gasoline taxes and motor vehicle registrations were $1.7 million more than the budgeted estimate of $89.1 million in June.
Year-to-date collections for eleven months are $380.9 million more than the budgeted estimates. The general fund is overcollected by $356 million and the four other funds are overcollected by $24.9 million. Sales tax estimates for the year are corrected by $10.3 million to account for allocations to the telecommunication ad valorem tax reduction fund.
The budgeted revenue estimates are based upon the State Funding
Board’s consensus recommendation adopted by the first session
of the 103rd General Assembly in May of last year.