TIA Data

2019 Financial State of Utah (Released 9/22/2020)

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Utah owns more than it owes.
Utah's Taxpayer Surplus™ is $5,500, and it received a "B" from TIA.
Utah is a Sunshine State with enough assets to cover its debt.
Elected officials have created a Taxpayer Surplus™, which is each taxpayer's share of money available after state bills have been paid.
TIA's Taxpayer Surplus™ measurement incorporates both assets and liabilities, not just pension debt.
Utah has $11.9 billion of assets available to pay the state's bills totaling $6.6 billion.
Utah has $5.4 billion available after bills have been paid, which breaks down to $5,500 per taxpayer.
Utah's reported net position is overstated by $635.7 million, largely because the state delays recognizing losses incurred when the net pension liability increases.
The state's financial report was released 148 days after its fiscal year end, which is considered timely according to the 180 day standard.

Prior Years' TIA Data

2018 Financial State of Utah

2017 Financial State of Utah

2016 Financial State of Utah

2015 Financial State of Utah

2014 Financial State of Utah

2013 Financial State of Utah

2012 Financial State of Utah

2011 Financial State of Utah

2010 Financial State of Utah

2009 Financial State of Utah

Other Resources

Utah Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

Publishing Entity: Utah Department of Administrative Services

Attorney General joins lawsuit against Biden stimulus plan

APRIL 6, 2021 | CACHE VALLEY DAILY (UTAH) | by Charlie Schill

By Charlie Schill, includes “Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes has joined 12 other state legal officers in a federal lawsuit over provisions in President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan that could potentially prohibit states from providing tax cuts for their citizens.”