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Arizona begins new fiscal year with revenue gain

by in Business News | Economy | Politics

Arizona’s state government is beginning its fiscal year on a positive note. The legislative budget staff reports that tax collections in July totaled nearly $750 million. That’s about $16 million above the July revenue forecast when the state enacted its current state budget last spring and 6 percent above revenue collected in July 2011. The… Read More →

Big Money, Tight Times-SBA Loans Can Help

Big money tight times 2008

By Don Weiner It may be true that numbers don’t lie, but they don’t always tell the whole story. When the 2008 fiscal third quarter ended June 30, statewide Small Business Administration-guaranteed lending showed a 25 percent decline from 2007 in both total loans and dollars lent, according to the Arizona District Office. In fact,… Read More →