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Budget 2018

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The estate tax may soon be a thing of the past in Delaware.


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The latest state revenue estimate offers a bit of a break to lawmakers trying to address Delaware’s budget shortfall.

The Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council’s May projection cuts into the deficit for the first time this year.

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State lawmakers are trying to knock out about a quarter of Delaware’s projected $395 million budget shortfall in one move.

 

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Delaware’s budget shortfall continues to grow, now hovering just below $400 million for fiscal year 2018.

The Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) lowered state revenue estimates again Monday.

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Concerns over the rising healthcare costs dominated Gov. John Carney’s (D) budget town hall meeting Monday night.


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Gov. John Carney’s (D) first operating budget proposal trims spending on education and handouts to seniors while upping taxes on big corporations and workers’ paychecks.


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Legislators on the Joint Finance Committee got a more detailed look at Delaware’s projected $350 million budget problem Tuesday.

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Local governments, state employees and seniors will share in the burden of making up for projected falling revenues under outgoing Gov. Jack Markell’s (D) final budget proposal.