January General Fund Revenues Positive; Transportation Fund Revenues again fall below projections

first_imgFY05 YTD General Fund January-05 January-06 Monthly Personal Income Taxreceipts, which are reported Net-of-Personal Income Tax refunds, exceededtarget by $3.61 million (or 4.6 %) in January.    Personal Income Tax Receipts, by far thelargest single state revenue source, were up 22.0% from January 2005.  Secretary Smith also noted that the CorporateIncome Tax performed well during January. The Corporate Income Tax exceeded target for the month (+$0.32 million, +12.6%).  PRESS RELEASE RHofmann State of Vermont 2 1 2005-02-08T20:28:00Z 2006-02-10T18:54:00Z 2006-02-10T18:54:00Z 1 777 4432 State of Vermont 36 10 5199 10.2625 Print MicrosoftInternetExplorer4st1\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”;}February 10, 2006 General Fund By Major Element (In Millions) Tax Component Among the other General Fundrevenue categories, Estate Tax receipts performed above the latest targets,finishing $1.68 million ahead of projections in January. FY06 YTD % Change Montpelier, VT – Secretary ofAdministration Michael K. Smith Announces January 2006 Revenue Results For TheState Of Vermont: January General Fund Revenues Positive; Transportation Fund Revenuesagain fall below projections.  Secretary of Administration MichaelK. Smith today released General Fund revenue results for the month of January,the seventh month of fiscal year 2006. General Fund revenues totaled $135.20 million for January 2006, $5.66million or 4.4% more than the $129.49 million consensus revenue target for themonth.  January results were also $16.26million (or +13.7%) higher than the solid General Fund revenues in January 2005.  Year to date, General Fund revenues totaled $656.64million.  Secretary Smith noted, We wererelieved to once again exceed our newly revised General Fund target for themonth.  It is important to note that the higherthan anticipated revenues in January were largely due to above target receiptsin both Personal and Corporate Income Tax revenues.  The monthly targets reflect the most recentfiscal year 2006 Consensus Revenue Forecast that was agreed to by the EmergencyBoard on January 11, 2006.  The States Consensus Revenue Forecast isupdated two times per year in January and July.  The Sales and Use Tax surpassedprojections for January (+$0.70 million or +2.6%).  Receipts in the Rooms and Meals Tax wereslightly above expectations as well (+$0.40 million or +0.4%).  Both figures reflect actual purchases inDecember, indicating a good holiday retailing season for the state, commentedSmith. % Changelast_img read more

Bacolod police officer nabbed, faces robbery-extortion rap

first_imgDuring the entrapment, Madronaallegedly received P5,000. Madrona was placed under surveillancefor a week prior to Thursday’s operation. In the video, Madrona was seen withbandages on his head due to an injury he sustained when he was allegedly hit onthe head during the entrapment. PNP chief Lieutenant General ArchieGamboa was informed, according to Baleros, and an entrapment operation washatched with the IMEG team. If the establishment had violations asMadrona claimed, CIDG-Bacolod could just have filed charges against the owner,added Baleros. “Dahilnahuli namin sila nagpapasayaw, pagkatapos se–scenario-hin kami ng kung anu-ano. Ipapakita ang subpoena, sabi ko sagutin niyo ‘yan dahil naka-file ‘yung kaso. Wala kaming hiningi (na) paborsa inyo,” he said. “Based on their complaint, the CIDG troops would come and order fordrinks. Sometimes, there are five of them, but they don’t pay,” Baleros said. Now detained at the NOCPPOheadquarters, Madrona is facing robbery-extortion charge, which is a violationof Article 294 of the Revised Penal Code. (PNA/PN) The bar was allegedly showing lewdshows.center_img Madrona denied that he extortedanything from the bar’s employees. A video of Aksyon Radyo Bacolod postedon social media shows Madrona was brought to the NOCPPO headquarters after hisarrest and faced the complainant. It was merely a month ago when PoliceMajor Melvin Madrona was assigned as head of the CIDG Bacolod unit. His stintended on Thursday afternoon. A bar owner complained Madronaextorted money from his employees, according to Colonel Romeo Baleros, NegrosOccidental police director. Police said Madrona asked the owner togive the same amount every week for the authorities to ignore the bar’s violations. BACOLOD City – The chief of thePhilippine National Police-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group(PNP-CIDG) here suspected of extortion was entrapped. The entrapment was carried out inHacienda Guanzon, Barangay Mansilingan by operatives of the PNP IntegrityMonitoring Enforcement Group (IMEG) Visayas Field Unit, Special Action Force(SAF), and Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOCPPO).last_img read more

Marie B. Stier, 99

first_imgMarie B. Stier, 99, Greensburg, passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Morning Breeze in Greensburg. Born, June 27, 1917 in Millhousen, Indiana, she was the daughter of Bernard J. and Josephine (Weisker) Schoettmer.  Marie was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and the St. Anne’s Society, both in Millhousen.  She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.  She enjoyed cooking for and spending time with her family. She was married to Edward J. Stier on November 23, 1939 and he preceded her in death on December 26, 1982. She is survived by four sons, Gary (Dorothy) Stier, Napoleon, Marvin (Ann) Stier, Greensburg, Carl (Rosie) Stier, Greensburg, Stephen (Karen) Stier, Batesville; three daughters, Eileen (Mike) Vinson, Cincinnati, Janet (Zack) Beldsoe, Warsaw, KY., Kathy (Mike) Kohrman, Greensburg;  one daughter-in-law, Carol Nowlin; 35 grandchildren and 77 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband; son, Kenneth Stier; brothers, Herman and Walter Schoettmer; sisters, Rose Menkedick, Loretta Bedel, Gertrude Ruhl, Rita Greiwe. Family and friends will gather at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home to pray the rosary.   Visitation will follow until 8:00 p.m. at the Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg.   The family will also receive friends from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral mass at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Millhousen with Rev. John Meyer officiating. Interment will be held in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery in Millhousen. Memorials may be made to the Hospice of South Central Indiana or to the ALS and Lou Gehrig Association. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.comlast_img read more