2018 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Committee Approved)

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Tax - Hire 4 Additional Audit Staff

Item 273 #2h

Item 273 #2h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Department of Taxation FY2019 $260,416 FY2020 $260,416 GF
FY2019 4.00 FY2020 4.00 FTE

Page 221, line 43, strike "$56,791,107" and insert "$57,051,523".
Page 221, line 43, strike "$56,845,997" and insert "$57,106,413".


(This amendment provides $260,416 from the general fund and 4 FTEs each each for the Department of Tax to hire 4 additional auditors, above the 8 new auditors assumed in the introduced budget. It is estimates that the 4 additional auditors will result in $4.0 million in additional revenues each year. A companion amendment in House Bill 5001 provides funding to hire the auditors in fiscal year 2018 to maximize the collections in fiscal year 2019.)