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The Independent Budget Office (IBO) is a publicly funded agency that provides nonpartisan information about New York City's budget to the public and their elected officials.

IBO presents its budgetary reviews, economic forecasts, and policy analyses in the form of reports, testimony, memos, letters, and presentations. IBO also produces guides to understanding the budget and provides online access to key revenue and spending data from past years.

 
Latest Releases

Detailing the Changes: New Initiatives, Funding, and
Program Shifts for the City's Homeless Services
May 20, 2016; Focus On: The Executive Budget, 3 pages    PDF

421-a Extended Affordabilty Benefits
May 18, 2016; Letter & Memo, 10 pages    PDF

Re-estimating the Mayor's Executive Budget and
Financial Plan Through 2020:
A Slowing Local Economy But a Stable Budget Outlook
May 16, 2016; Report, 15 pages    PDF

How Much Has the Affordable Care Act Reduced the Share of
Uninsured Patients Treated by the City’s Public Hospitals?

April 21, 2016; New York City by The Numbers

Are Fewer Child Care Vouchers for 4-Year-Olds
Being Used Because of the Expansion of Full-Day Pre-K?

April 19, 2016; New York City by The Numbers

Are Students With Disabilities Suspended at
A Higher Rate Than Other Students?

April 18, 2016; New York City by The Numbers


Also Available

Re-estimating the Mayor's Executive Budget and
Financial Plan Through 2020:
A Slowing Local Economy But a Stable Budget Outlook
May 16, 2016; Report, 15 pages    PDF

Analysis of the Mayor's 2017 Preliminary Budget and
Financial Plan Through 2020
March 24, 2016; Report, 70 pages    PDF

The Fiscal Year Ahead: Despite Diminishing Job Growth,
Modest Gains in Tax Revenues, City Budget Remains Positive
December 21, 2015; Fiscal Outlook, 19 pages    PDF

Budget Options for New York City
December 2, 2015; Report, 98 pages   PDF

Understanding New York City's Budget: A Guide
June, 2013; Budget Guide, 16 pages

Understanding the Budget: A Guide to the Capital Budget
June, 2013; Budget Guide, 16 pages


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