FLORIDA LEADS U.S. IN THE MIGRATION OF MONEY – As reported, migration is providing Florida an economic boost. The state netted $16 billion in adjusted gross income from people moving to the Sunshine State in 2018, making it the country’s top beneficiary for the sixth straight year, according to recently released Internal Revenue Service data. The net economic benefit from migration increased 3% from $15.5 billion in 2017. The IRS figures are the first to reflect the net migration of personal income since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act 2017 law went into effect. The biggest losers were New York and California, which bled $9.62 billion and $7.98 billion, respectively. Read the full Bloomberg article via this link.
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