Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Press Release

Department of Revenue Collections, January FY2020

General Purpose Revenue ($ in thousands - rounded)

By - Feb 24th, 2020 11:25 am
Collections for Month Collections to Date
Revenue Source FY19 FY20 % change FY19 FY20 % change
Individual Income      1,142,526      1,194,993 4.6%      5,014,953      5,200,746 3.7%
Adjusted      1,067,023      1,118,801 4.9%
General Sales & Use          533,891          573,920 7.5%      2,921,779      3,059,740 4.7%
Corporate            28,840            77,535 168.8%          488,058          835,940 71.3%
Excise Taxes            51,081            56,735 11.1%          350,842          358,412 2.2%
Other              5,944              6,545 10.1%          236,475          234,778 -0.7%
Total GPR      1,762,281      1,909,728 8.4%      9,012,107      9,689,616 7.5%
Adjusted      1,686,778      1,833,536 8.7%


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 both fiscal years, the adjusted line excludes withholding that was received on the first working days of January, rather than the last day of December, which was a holiday.  Year-to-date revenues for both fiscal years were not affected.
  2. Individual Income includes 62.0% of pass-thru withholding. Corporate Income includes the remaining 38.0%.
  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.

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