Dept. of Revenue: Collections, first quarter FY 2019

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General Purpose Revenue (GPR) Collections
Amounts in Thousands ($), rounded

 Collections to Date
Revenue SourceFY18FY19% change
Individual Income     1,490,855     1,614,1568.3%
Adjusted     1,701,987     1,817,7536.8%
General Sales & Use         884,442         963,3998.9%
Corporate         193,791         257,84833.1%
Excise Taxes         127,791         133,7054.6%
Other           12,627           16,73732.6%
Total GPR     2,709,507     2,985,84510.2%
 Total GPR, adjusted     2,920,638     3,189,4419.2%

This report includes general purpose revenue (GPR) taxes collected by the Wisconsin Department of Revenue and does not include taxes collected by the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance, administrative fees, and other miscellaneous revenues. Total General Fund tax collections are reported in the Department of Administration’s Report of Monthly General Fund Financial Information, which includes GPR and program revenue taxes collected by all state agencies.


  1. For fiscal years (FY) 2018 and 2019, the adjusted line includes withholding that was received on the first working days of October, rather than the last day of September, which was a weekend day.
  2. Individual Income includes 66.0% of pass-through withholding. Corporate Income includes the remaining 34.0%.
  3. The Other category includes estate, utility, and real estate transfer tax collections.
  4. Total does not include insurance premium taxes.
  5. This report is generated from the STAR Accounting System. Timing differences may cause the amounts in this report to differ from reports produced by the Department of Administration.
  6. All data are preliminary and unaudited.