Montana

TIA Data

2022 Financial State of Montana (Released 10/11/2023)

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Montana owns more than it owes.
Montana's Taxpayer Surplus™ is $4,300, and it received a "B" from TIA.
Montana 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.
Montana has $9.4 billion of assets available to pay the state's bills totaling $7.8 billion.
Montana has $1.7 billion available after bills have been paid, which breaks down to $4,300 per taxpayer.
Montana's reported net position is understated by $268.8 million, largely because the state delays recognizing gains resulting from decreases in retirement liabilities.
The state's financial report was released 265 days after its fiscal year end, which is considered untimely according to the 180 day standard.
 

Prior Years' TIA Data

2021 Financial State of Montana

2020 Financial State of Montana

2019 Financial State of Montana

2018 Financial State of Montana

2017 Financial State of Montana

2016 Financial State of Montana

2015 Financial State of Montana

2014 Financial State of Montana

2013 Financial State of Montana

2012 Financial State of Montana

2011 Financial State of Montana

2010 Financial State of Montana

2009 Financial State of Montana

City and Other Municipal Reports

2021 Financial State of Jefferson County

Other Resources

Montana Annual Comprehensive Financial Reports

Publishing Entity: State Financial Services Division

IN THE NEWS
Hot off the Press! The State Report is Out: How Did Your State Do???

DECEMBER 10, 2023

Now Available

Our annual report on state fiscal health. Debt among the states improved slightly. Going from $1.2 trillion down to $938.6 billion. 

What happened? 

How did your state do? Read the full report below. 

https://www.truthinaccounting.org/news/detail/financial-state-of-the-states-2023

Accounting is a methodology for measuring value. It's the process of identifying, measuring, and communicating economic information to enable well-informed assessments and choices for those who rely on the informationgood accounting matters!  

 

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