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VOL. 128 | NO. 135 | Friday, July 12, 2013

June Revenues $3.2 Million More Than State Budgeted

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NASHVILLE (AP) – State Finance Commissioner Larry Martin says overall June revenues were $3.2 million more than the state budgeted.

Martin in a release Thursday said state tax collections for last month were weak, but he said it marks the 11th consecutive month this year of positive growth in total collections.

Sales tax collections were $100,000 less than the estimate for June, but franchise and excise taxes combined were $2.3 million more than budgeted.

The general fund went over by $8.9 million.

Martin says the year-to-date growth rate for all taxes remains low and points to an economy that is still anemic and recovering slowly.

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PROPERTY SALES 72 368 16,413
MORTGAGES 66 422 21,432
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 15 76 4,266
BUILDING PERMITS 176 877 39,378
BANKRUPTCIES 60 294 15,542
BUSINESS LICENSES 20 98 5,491
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