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Property Tax by County and Income

April 07, 2020 | Property Tax

This research brief uses data from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey to provide Pennsylvania property tax data for 2018 by county, household income and homeowner age.

Tags: property, tax

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March 2020 Revenue Update

April 01, 2020 | Revenue & Economic Update

The Commonwealth collected $4.4 billion in General Fund revenues for March, a decline of $118.1 million compared to March 2019. The IFO estimates that the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus reduced monthly collections by $200 million.

Tags: estimates, monthly, revenue

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IFO News Stand - March Edition

March 25, 2020 | News Stand & Other

The March edition of our monthly newsletter - The IFO News Stand. The release includes links to recent articles and reports that provide insight into state or national economic, demographic and fiscal trends. 

Tags: economic, news

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Property Tax Update Presentation

March 13, 2020 | Property Tax

Director Matthew Knittel made a brief presentation to the Pennsylvania School Boards Association on property tax data recently published by the IFO.

Tags: presentation, property

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Senate Budget Hearing Request

March 11, 2020 | News Stand & Other

The IFO responded to questions raised at the office's budget hearing before the Senate Appropriations Committee.

Tags: budget, hearing

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House Budget Hearing Request

March 11, 2020 | News Stand & Other

The IFO responded to questions raised at the office's budget hearing before the House Appropriations Committee.

Tags: budget, hearing

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Family First Prevention Services Act Preliminary Analysis

March 04, 2020 | News Stand & Other

In response to a legislative request, the IFO conducted a preliminary analysis on the state and county impacts of the Family First Prevention Services Act.

Tags: revenue

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February 2020

March 02, 2020 | Revenue & Economic Update

The Commonwealth collected $2.17 billion in General Fund revenues for February, an increase of $125.9 million compared to February 2019.

Tags: economic, estimates, monthly, revenue

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Economic and Budget Update Presentation

February 28, 2020 | News Stand & Other

Director Matthew Knittel gave a presentation at a session of the Pennsylvania Education Policy Fellowship Program regarding the Commonwealth's economic and budget outlook.

Tags: presentation

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CIVEA Wage Contract Analysis

February 27, 2020 | Wage Contracts

This letter provides a fiscal impact analysis of the collective bargaining agreement between the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Correctional Vocational Education Association (CIVEA).

Tags: contract, wage

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