In the latest report on the state's revenue picture, state revenues were just over $58 million -- or 4.4. percent -- less than forecasted.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, January 26
More than 15,000 new cases in today's update.
List of the coldest wind chills in Minnesota Wednesday morning
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Driver, 41, killed in crash with box truck on Hwy. 10 near St. Cloud
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Ryan Poles picking Chicago creates battle of the rebuilds with Vikings
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State tax revenues jump in 2011
In what could be another sign of economic recovery, tax revenues in all 50 states jumped in 2011. Slateline.org reports that Minnesota was one of the largest gainers, bringing in 15 percent more in 2011 than 2010. North Dakota was the envy of all others, with a whopping 44.5 percent revenue increase over the previous year.
State tax revenue beats forecast, but $1 billion shortfall still looms
Revenue from Minnesota taxes came in more than two percent ahead of expectations in the fiscal year that ended June 30th. A top budget official says the extra $336 million is good news, but doesn't really clear up the clouds on the economic horizon. The state still faces a $1 billion shortfall in the two-year budget that starts next summer. And forecasters are getting less optimistic about the prospects for growth.
Strong tax collections in May puts Minnesota ahead of revenue projections
Management and Budget Commissioner James Schowalter says better-than-expected sales tax collections last month helped pad Minnesota's budget. Since February, tax revenues have surpassed estimates by $148 million. An economic update will be released next month and a new budget forecast will be issued in November.
Minnesota tax revenues $100 million higher than projected
Minnesota Management and Budget officials say revenue from both income and sales tax are more than originally forecast. The latest projections in February showed Minnesota had a $323 million surplus.
Piper Jaffray's Q3 revenue surges 39%
Piper Jaffray Cos. reported its net revenue grew to $133 million, compared to $95.9 million in the third quarter last year, the Business Journal reports. The Minneapolis-based investment bank and asset manager says its mortgage-backed securities trading strategy "drove the majority of the improvement."
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