State Net Capitol Journal – May 13, 2013

Budget & Taxes TAX REVENUE SURGE YIELDS SURPLUS IN CA: On April 17 California received nearly $2.8 billion in personal income tax payments, the third-largest amount collected on a single day in the state's history. That haul - combined with a sizeable bump in business tax revenues - means...

State Net Capitol Journal – August 5, 2013; Budgets and Taxes

Budget & Taxes US SENATE IMMIGRATION BILL COULD BE COSTLY FOR STATES: The immigration overhaul passed last month by the U.S. Senate doesn't do much to help states cover the costs they would incur in making the policy changes the bill mandates, including ramping up English classes and expanding...