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Treasury Budget  
Released On 1/12/2017 2:00:00 PM For Dec, 2016
PriorActual
Treasury Budget - Level$-136.7 B$-27.5 B

Highlights
Three months into the government's fiscal year, the budget deficit is at $208.4 billion vs $215.5 billion this time last year. Outlays are down 3.3 percent so far this fiscal year with Medicare down 11 percent to offset a 16 percent rise in net interest. Receipts are down 3.2 percent with corporate income tax down 11 percent. The deficit for December totaled $27.5 billion.

Definition
The U.S. Treasury releases a monthly account of the surplus or deficit of the federal government. Changes in the budget balance reflect Federal policy on spending and taxation. The government's fiscal year begins in October.  Why Investors Care
 
 

2017 Release Schedule
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