TIA Data

2018 Financial State of Alaska (Released 9/24/2019)

Use Create Your Own State Chart to see additional financial, demographic and economic data for this and other states

Alaska owns more than it owes.
Alaska's Taxpayer Surplus™ is $74,200, and it received an "A" from TIA.
Alaska 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.
Alaska has $35.4 billion of assets available to pay the state's bills totaling $15.7 billion.
Alaska has $19.7 billion available after bills have been paid, which breaks down to $74,200 per taxpayer.
Alaska's reported net position is inflated by $588.4 million, largely because the state defers recognizing losses incurred when the net pension liability increases.
The state's financial report was released 234 days after its fiscal year end, which is considered untimely according to the 180 day standard.

Prior Years' TIA Data

2017 Financial State of Alaska

2016 Financial State of Alaska

2015 Financial State of Alaska

2014 Financial State of Alaska

2013 Financial State of Alaska

2012 Financial State of Alaska

2011 Financial State of Alaska

2010 Financial State of Alaska

2009 Financial State of Alaska

City and Other Municipal Reports

Financial State of Anchorage

Other Resources

Alaska Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

Publishing Entity: Department of Administration

Stay the course, bond debt isn’t the answer

JULY 15, 2020 | JUNEAU EMPIRE (ALASKA) | by Jerry Nankervis

Right now, there is a push from the mayor’s Economic Stabilization Task Force to increase the City and Borough of Juneau bond debt to help the economy during this time of economic crisis. Increasing our debt is exactly the opposite of what should be done.