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I am a bored corporate accountant who has been following the debt/deficit issue personally for nearly a decade. A few years back, looking for a better understanding of the US deficit, I stumbled across the Daily Treasury Statement, which is essentially a daily cash flow statement for the US ... more

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US 2018 Cash Deficit: $958B
Looking at the full year, revenues were essentially flat, up just $19B, or about 0.5%.
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US Cash Deficit November 2018: $223B
Revenues were essentially flat…which maybe we chalk up as a win given the tax cut YOY comps….not much to see there.
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US Cash Deficit October 2018: $100B
Cash Deficit was $100B….$40B over last year, though a good chunk of that is just timing issues getting flushed out.
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January 2018 US Cash Surplus $24B
The good news is we start the year with a surplus, but that was more or less expected… January is, in general, a strong revenue month as un-withheld tax deposits start flowing in… $75B in January vs. $13B in December.
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December 2017 US Cash Deficit $10B, 2017 Cash Deficit $710B
Nothing really interesting about December’s $10B deficit, but we now have a total for 2017 which rang up at $710B, $13B higher than 2016’s $697B deficit.
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November US Cash Deficit $161B
The US Cash Deficit for November came in at $161B compared to $157B last year pushing the 2017 cash deficit through 11 months to $700B, $17B over last year’s $683B.
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