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Data Collection

Confidentiality: Data collected for the Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections are public record and are not confidential, as authorized by Title 13, United States Code, Section 9.

Dates of Collection: Please reference the year-specific survey methodology for exact dates.

October Initial mail-out requesting source materials
January Non-response follow-up begins
March Completion of data compilation and editing

Methods: Most of the data in this report were gathered by a mail canvass of appropriate state government offices that are directly involved with state-administered taxes. There are approximately one hundred offices that are canvassed to collect data from all fifty states. Follow-up procedures include the use of mail, telephone, and e-mail until data are received.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | State Government Tax Collections | 1 (866) 820-7210| |  Last Revised: April 08, 2014