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2007 New York State Yearbook Banner Section E: State Government Finances and Employment

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    Information on the New York State government — including expenditures; tax revenue; fee revenue; Lottery revenue; space leasing; debt; capital projects; public retirement; and State and local employment.

    Highlights

  • Per capita expenditures by New York State and its local governments has increased 38 percent from $8,233 in 1996-97 to $11,344 in 2003-04.
  • New York State had $106.3 billion in total receipts in fiscal year 2004.
  • New York State collected $20.7 billion in personal income tax in fiscal year 2006, up approximately $2 billion, or 10 percent, from fiscal year 2005.
  • New York State collected $931 million in cigarette taxes in fiscal year 2006, down approximately $5 million, or 46 percent, from fiscal year 2005.
  • New York State collected $2.3 billion in lottery revenue on approximately $6.6 billion of lottery sales in fiscal year 2007.
  • New York State paid $194 million in rent for approximately 12 million square feet of leased space during the 2006-07 fiscal year.
  • New York State had approximately $48.4 billion in state-related debt in fiscal year 2007, up $9.5 billion, or approximately 24 percent, since fiscal year 2001.
  • The New York State public employee retirement systems held $142 billion in net assets as of March 31, 2006.
  • New York had approximately 162 thousand state government employees in January 2007.

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Direct Expenditure Per Capita of State and Local Governments, US by State:  Fiscal Years 1996-97 — 2003-04

E-2

General Fund Cash Flow, Actual, NYS: Fiscal Year 2005-06

E-3

Relative Contribution to State Government Receipts by Source, NYS: Fiscal Years 1972-73 — 2003-04

E-4

State Goverment Tax Collections, US by State: Fiscal Year 2006

E-5

State Taxes by Tax to Income Ratio and Rank, US by State: Selected Fiscal Years 1992-2001

E-6

General Fund Receipts from Selected Taxes and Fees Deposited to the Department of Audit and Control, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years 1919-20 — 2005-06

Footnotes  
E-7

Bank Tax Collections by Type of Bank, NYS: Fiscal Years 1977-78 — 2005-06

E-8

Corporation Tax Liability by Industry, NYS: Corporate Tax Years Ending December 1, 2002-November 30, 2003

E-9

Cigarette Tax Collections, NYS: Fiscal Years 1977-78 — 2005-06

E-10

Estate Tax Collections, NYS by County: Fiscal Year 2005-06

E-11

Motor Fuel Tax Collections and Taxable Gallons by Type of Fuel, NYS: Fiscal Years 1977-78 — 2005-06

E-12

Motor Vehicle Registration Fees, Driver License Fees, and Other Fees — Collections and Net Revenue, NYS: 1975-2006

E-13

Personal Income Tax Liability, Reported Income, Deductions, and Exemptions, NYS: Selected Income Years 1960-2003

E-14

Personal Income Tax Liability, Reported Income, and Taxable Status of Returns Filed, NYS by County of Residence: Income Year 2003

E-15

Full Year Resident Taxable Returns by New York Adjusted Gross Income Class, NYS: Income Year 2003

E-16

Selected Tax Filing, Structure, and Taxpayer Statistics for Resident Taxpayers, NYS: 2002 and 2003

E-17

NYS Earned Income Tax Credit: 1995-2006

E-18

NYS Earned Income Tax Credit Claims by Place of Residence: 2004 Tax Year

E-19

NYC Resident Earned Income Tax Credit Claims by Place of Residence: 2004 Tax Year

E-20

Sales and Use Tax Distributions and Other Locally Imposed Taxes, NYS: Fiscal Year 2005-06

E-21

Real Estate Transfer Tax Collections, NYS by County: Fiscal Year 2005-06

E-22

Mortgage Tax Collections, NYS by County: Fiscal Year 2005-06

E-23

Revenues from Selected Types of Licenses Issued by the Department of State, NYS: 2004-05

E-24

Revenues from Selected Fees Collected by the Department of State, NYS: 2003-05

E-25

Revenue from Use of Selected State-Owned Facilities, NYS: Fiscal Years 2002-03 — 2005-06

E-26

Revenue Generated from Real Estate Development Transactions, NYS: Fiscal Years 2000-01 — 2006-07

E-27

Revenue Generated from Disposition of Surplus State Personal Property, NYS: Fiscal Years 1998-99 — 2004-05

E-28

Lottery Revenue, Sales by Type of Game and Prizes Paid, NYS: Fiscal Years 1976-77 — 2006-07

E-29

Revenues from Summer Recreational Facilities Operated by the Department of Environmental Conservation, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years 1964-65 — 2005-06

E-30

Revenues from State Parks and Historic Sites, NYS by Region: Fiscal Years 1999-2000 — 2005-06

E-31

Revenues from Thoroughbred and Harness Racing, NYS: 2001-06

E-32

Total Bets Placed at Regional Off-Track Betting Corporation Sites, NYS: 2003-06

E-33

Attendance and Betting Dollars at Thoroughbred and Harness Tracks, NYS: 2003-06

E-34

Revenues, Expenditures, and Other Financing Sources (Uses) — All Governmental Funds, NYS: Fiscal Years 1985-86 — 2005-06

E-35

Revenues, Expenditures, and Changes in Fund Balance (Deficit) Accounts — General Fund, NYS: Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2006

E-36

Revenues and Other Financing Sources — All Governmental Funds, NYS: Fiscal Years 1996-97 — 2005-06

E-37

Expenditures — All Governmental Funds, NYS: Fiscal Years 1996-97 — 2005-06

E-38

Space Leased by State Government, by Type of Space, NYS by County: 2006-07

E-39

Space Leased by New York State Government by Type of Space, NYS: 1996-2004

E-40

Debt Service Requirements on State-Related Debt, NYS: Fiscal Years 1997-87 — 2007-08

E-41

State-Related Debt Compared to Personal Income and Population, NYS: Fiscal Years 1997-98 — 2007-08

E-42

General Obligation Debt of State Government, NYS: As of March 31, 2006

E-43

Estimated Debt Service Requirements on State-Supported Debt, NYS: As of March 31, 2006

E-44

Capital Projects Financed by Selected Public Authorities, NYS: Specified Dates

E-45

Outstanding State-Related Debt, NYS: 2005-07

E-46

Non-General Obligation Governmental and Business-Type Activity Debt, NYS: Various Years

E-47

Principal and Interest Payments for Governmental Activity Capital Leases, NYS: 2007-31

E-48

Professional Service and Construction Contracts Awarded to Minority-Owned and Women-Owned Business Enterprises by the State Office of General Services, NYS: 2005-06

E-49

Commodity Services and Technology Contracts Awarded to Resident Vendors, Minority Business Enterprises, and Small Businesses by the State Office of General Services, NYS: 2000-06

E-50

NYS Department of Transportation Construction Contract Awards by Major Category, NYS: Fiscal Years 2003-04 — 2005-06

E-51

Public Employees' Retirement Systems — Net Assets, NYS: As of March 31, 2006

E-52

General Obligation Debt, NYS: As of March 31, 2007

E-53

Acreage and Market Value of Taxable State-Owned Lands, NYS by County: 2006

E-54

State and Local Government Employment and Average Earnings, US by State: 1994 and 2004

E-55

Work Force in State Government by Geographic Location, NYS: January 2003-January 2007

E-56

Work Force in State Government by Agency, NYS: January 2007

E-57

New York State and Local Retirement System, Net Assets Available for Benefits, Contributions, and Benefits Paid, NYS: 1999-2006

E-58

Public Employment Relations Board Activities, NYS: Fiscal Years 2002-03 — 2006-07

Figures  
E-1

Percent of Resident Taxpayers, NYAGI and Tax Liability by NYAGI Class in 2003

E-2

Total NYS Earned Income Tax Credit Claimants: 2000-04

E-3

Total NYS Earned Income Tax Credit Claimed: 2000-04

E-4

Traditional Lottery Sales Dollars, NYS: Fiscal Year 2006-07

E-5

Video Lottery Credits Played, NYS: Fiscal Year 2006-07

E-6

State Government Employees by Counties and Major Cities, NYS: January 2007

E-7

Employment Trends in the Ten Largest Agencies, NYS: January 1990 and January 2006

Glossary  
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