Blueprint Nebraska Report Released

A strategic plan for the State of Nebraska developed by Nebraska’s industry, business, and civic leaders was released on July 30, 2019. Blueprint Nebraska is the product of a year-long statewide effort of outreach and input by Nebraska business leaders and subject matter experts in various fields. The Blueprint Nebraska report can be found at www.blueprint-nebraska.org/.

Nebraska Department of Revenue Reports Positive Fiscal Year End

The Nebraska Department of Revenue reported positive state revenue trends for the full fiscal year ending June 30, 2019. Total General Fund collections for the year were $4.896 Billion, a $176 Million increase from the last certified forecast for the fiscal year from the Nebraska Economic Forecasting Advisory Board (NEFAB). The increase was driven by larger than expected collections from individual income taxes (3.1% above forecast expectations) and corporate income taxes (22.8% above forecast e…