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Office of the State Controller Releases January Financial Report


For Fiscal Year 2018, when compared to the prior year through January 31, North Carolina experienced an increase in General Fund receipts which includes tax and non-tax receipts. Tax revenues increased by $469.7 million, or 3.8 percent, and non-tax revenues decreased by $4.2 million, or 1.0 percent as compared to the previous year.

The General Fund’s unreserved fund balance as of January 2018 was $1.267 billion as compared to $1.334 billion as of January 2017.

More detailed information is contained in the most recent monthly report on the General Fund compiled by the Office of the State Controller. This report can be found at Click on the “General Fund Monthly Reports” button. The OSC website includes General Fund monthly budgetary basis financial information back through June 1998.

The following graph shows the daily fluctuation of the unreserved fund balance for the current and prior fiscal years.

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About OSC

The State Controller is North Carolina’s chief fiscal officer. The Office of the State Controller serves as an independent resource to ensure the financial integrity of the State by providing accounting, disbursing, payroll, internal control, data management, eCommerce, and financial reporting systems that serve state agencies, employees and the public.