For First Time In 38 Years, Idaho State Government Won’t Borrow Money To Support Cash Flow, Saving Taxpayer Dollars
Boise, Idaho – Under the direction of Governor Brad Little and State Treasurer Julie Ellsworth, the State of Idaho will not borrow money in the bond market to meet anticipated cash flow requirements for the current fiscal year. This is the first year since 1982 that the Idaho State Treasurer will not issue a State of Idaho Tax Anticipation Note (TAN) to meet the anticipated cash flow requirements due to the time lag between when state revenue is received and when state expenses are incurred. ...
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Gov. Little to leverage COVID-19 federal relief funds for Idaho cash flow management
“This prudent approach is a huge win for Idaho taxpayers. It saves General Fund dollars with respect to cash flow management. It also leverages the CARES Act dollars and puts them to work for Idahoans while still making these funds readily available to Idaho small businesses as this COVID-19 situation continues to unfold,” State Treasurer Julie Ellsworth said.
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Idaho State announces funding for rural schools and roads
Members of Idaho’s congressional delegation and State Treasurer Julie Ellsworth say Idaho counties will receive a total of $23.9 million in payments this year under the Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program.
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Treasurer Ellsworth, Senator Risch, Senator Crapo, Rep. Fulcher and Rep. Simpson on SRS distributions to counties.
Idaho counties will receive $23.9 million in federal funds for schools BOISE -- Members of Idaho’s congressional delegation and State Treasurer Julie Ellsworth say Idaho counties will receive a total of $23.9 million in payments this year under the Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program.  The funds are administered through the U.S. Forest Service and based on a formula that takes into account economic activity, timber harvest levels and other considerations that vary from county to county.  ...
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Treasurer Ellsworth and the Idaho State Historical Society Commemorate Idaho Women's Suffrage
Idaho State Treasurer Julie Ellsworth presented Jan Gallimore, the Executive Director of the Idaho State Historical Society with a re-created photo (below), the scarf and the “red shoes” she wore in the photo. These pictures tell a story and show how far we have come as a state and a country in advancing women’s rights, including the right to vote. View the full article for more information and photos.
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Idaho Receives Favorable Credit Ratings for Tax Anticipation Note Issuance
Press release highlighting the favorable credit ratings received by the Idaho State Treasurer's Office for Tax Anticipation Note Issuance.
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$30 million of unclaimed property in Ada County
ADA COUNTY — Almost $30 million in unclaimed money is waiting for thousands of current Ada County residents or individuals who worked or lived in Ada County to pick it up. The funds are from a variety of sources including dormant savings accounts, uncashed checks, life insurance payments, death benefits, utility deposits and escrow refunds.
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The Idaho State Treasurer’s Office Encourages you to Search for Lost Money
Idaho's Unclaimed Property program, a division of the Idaho State Treasurer's Office, encourages you to search their database for lost money that could potentially belong to you! View the attached press release to find out how by clicking on the article title.
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Legislators Sue Idaho Constitutional Officer
https://sto.idaho.gov/Portals/0/xBlog/uploads/2019/7/29/PR_Legislators_Sue.pdf
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"Honest Abe" visits the Idaho State Treasurer's Office
Landon Palmer, aka "Honest Abe", had a great time touring the State Treasurer’s Office and talking about the office’s unique history in the Idaho State Capitol, as well as discussing complexities of compound interest with State Treasurer Ellsworth.
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