TAX COLLECTIONS REMAIN SOLID

Delegates and Senators got a sneak peak at the April tax collection figures in West Virginia at interim meetings this week..   State Revenue Secretary Dave Hardy shared with lawmakers the gains in collections this April as compared to last year.  Consumer sales tax collections are up more than eight-percent.  Personal income tax receipts are greater this year by more than 12-percent.  The severance tax collections for this month are already more than 200-percent more than last year.