From the Pennsylvania Revenue Department:
REVENUE DEPARTMENT RELEASES JULY COLLECTIONS
HARRISBURG: Secretary of Revenue Gregory C. Fajt today reported that the state collected $1.7 billion in General Fund revenue in July, the first month of the 2005-2006 fiscal year.
Sales Tax receipts totaled $781.5 million; Personal Income Tax revenue was $635.8 million; and Corporation Tax revenue was $98.5 million for July.
General Fund revenue figures for July included $64.2 million in Inheritance Tax and $54.7 million in Realty Transfer Tax.
Other General Fund revenue, including the Cigarette, Malt Beverage and Liquor taxes, totaled $101.6 million for the month.
In addition to the General Fund collections, the Motor License Fund received $259.6 million during the month.
The monthly distribution of the revenue estimate is not yet available.