April 2018: Personal Income Tax Tracker April 20, 2018

Tracking April Personal Income Tax Collections.

Voluntary Contribution Tax "Check-Offs" April 17, 2018

This post describes recent tax filers' contributions to Voluntary Contribution Funds. 

Tariffs and California Agriculture April 16, 2018

We look at data on California's agricultural exports to China to gauge the potential significance of recent Chinese tariffs on U.S. agriculture. 

March 2018 State Tax Collections April 9, 2018

We discuss March 2018 state tax collections.

California Personal Income Grew Faster Than US in 2017 April 5, 2018

We discuss new data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis regarding state personal income. 

Building Permits Update: February 2018 April 2, 2018

A brief look at housing permit data from February 2018.

February 2018 State Tax Collections March 9, 2018

We discuss February 2018 state tax collections.


A Look at County Level Domestic Migration March 5, 2018

This post explores migration between California's 15 most populous counties and other states. 

February 2018 Cap-and-Trade Auction Results March 1, 2018

We discuss the results of the February 2018 cap-and-trade auction.

California Losing Residents Via Domestic Migration February 21, 2018

This post explores trends in migration between California and other states.


January 2018 State Tax Collections February 13, 2018

We discuss preliminary data on January 2018 state tax collections.

December Major Taxes Far Above Projections January 3, 2018

We discuss preliminary data on December 2017 state tax collections.

November 2017 State Revenues December 11, 2017

We have received preliminary data on November 2017 collections of California's major state taxes from the Franchise Tax Board, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration, and the Employment Development Department.

October 2017 State Jobs Report December 1, 2017

California's Employment Development Department and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released California's October 2017 state jobs report on November 17, 2017.

Fiscal Outlook: Focus on Revenues November 15, 2017

We discuss the near-term and multiyear revenue estimates in our publication, The 2018-19 Budget: California's Fiscal Outlook.