California Economy and Taxes

August 2018 State Tax Collections September 12, 2018

We discuss August 2018 state tax collections. 

July 2018 State Tax Collections August 22, 2018

We discuss data on July 2018 state tax collections.

2017-18 State Tax Collections July 26, 2018

We discuss 2017-18 state tax collections.

State Revenue Tracking: Focus on Four Key Months July 18, 2018

We discuss why revenue results from some months are more important that results from other months. 

April 2018 State Tax Collections May 18, 2018

We discuss April 2018 state tax collections.

Cannabis Tax Revenue Update  May 8, 2018

2018 first quarter revenues from cannabis taxes. 

April 2018: Personal Income Tax Tracker May 2, 2018

Tracking April Personal Income Tax Collections.

March 2018 State Tax Collections April 9, 2018

We discuss March 2018 state tax collections.

February 2018 State Tax Collections March 9, 2018

We discuss February 2018 state tax collections.


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.

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.

October 2017 State Revenues November 1, 2017

We received preliminary data on October 2017 collections of California's major state taxes.

September 2017 State Revenues October 5, 2017

We have received preliminary data on September 2017 collections of the state's major taxes.