State Net Capitol Journal – May 20, 2013

Budget & Taxes CA GOV DAMPENS BUDGET SURPLUS JUBILATION: A couple of weeks ago California officials announced the state was running a $4.5 billion surplus this fiscal year due to a surge in income tax collections in April. (See TAX REVENUE SURGE YIELDS SURPLUS IN CA in May 13 issue of SNCJ...

State Net Capitol Journal – March 17, 2014; Colorado Recreational Pot Sales Trail Estimates

Budget & Taxes CO RECREATIONAL POT SALES TRAIL ESTIMATES: In January, Colorado's first month of legalized recreational marijuana sales, the state took in slightly over $2 million in associated taxes, according to a press release last week from the state's Department of Revenue. That total...