In the first eight months of 2018, the target revenue figure of the state budget suffered a 3-percent shortfall. The State Treasury Service has said this in a statement, Ukrainian News Agency reports. Over the eight months, the revenues of the state budget made UAH 607.47 billion, UAH 18.983 billion less than the plan. In the first eight months of 2018, the state budget received UAH 145.122 billion in unified social tax, including UAH 18.296 billion in August. In August, the state budget revenue figure fell short of 2.9% or UAH 2.793 billion. As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, in the first seven months of 2018, the target of the state budget revenue fell short of 3%.