Despite COVID-19 Surge, Ohio Tax Collections Beat Forecasts

Ohio’s overall tax receipts in August beat estimates by $15.4 million, or 0.7%, according to preliminary data from the Office of Budget and Management.

Two months into the new fiscal year, the state’s total tax receipts are exceeding forecasts by more than $40 million, or 0.9%. Of particular note, the commercial activity tax is 6.9% ahead of estimates. 9/7/2021