ODT Posts April PLF Distribution

The Ohio Department of Taxation (ODT) posted the April 2020 Public Library Fund (PLF) distribution of $23,666,391 – which is $1,978,256 (-7.71%) below ODT’s estimate for the month and brings the Calendar Year (CY) 2020 total to $125,672,577 million.

On Mon., April 6, the Office of Budget and Management (OBM) released March 2020 revenue data and the total General Revenue Fund (GRF) tax receipts finished the month $159.4 million (-10.5%) below estimates. However, the total fiscal-year-to-date tax receipts through March exceeded estimates by $89.5 million (0.5%).

A look at the PLF distribution for the past three years and a link to an Excel spreadsheet listing each county’s distribution total for April 2020 can be found on the OLC website.