April 14, 2020
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2021

Coronavirus leaves economists uncertain: 8 takes on COVID-19′s final toll on Massachusetts

Colin A. Young, Chris Lisinski and Katie Lannan, State House News Service ,


Tax collections that lawmakers had hoped would propel big investments in education and transportation this year are now projected to fall by $4.4 billion, or 14.1 percent below the benchmark that top budget officials agreed to back in January, according to an analysis released Tuesday by the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation.