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Analysis: Kentucky posted 30th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Kentucky ranked No. 30 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Kentucky posted 33rd highest corporate income tax in 2018

Add Teaser hereAmong the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Kentucky ranked No. 33 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Kentucky posted 21st highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Kentucky ranked No. 21 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

Kentucky gets ‘F’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Kentucky ranked No. 47 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Kentucky ranked No. 33 in average charitable giving

Kentucky residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $5,392 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Kentucky has 10th highest home vacancy rate in nation

Kentucky posted the 10th highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Lindsey Wilson College has most student athletes in Kentucky

Lindsey Wilson College ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Kentucky Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Kentucky’s population rose 0.3% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Kentucky’s population increased by 14,528, or 0.3 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Louisville 41% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Louisville is $219.08, 41 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

Analysis: Jefferson County has lowest home affordability in state

Jefferson County posted the lowest home affordability index in Kentucky, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

Jefferson among counties with worst home affordability

Jefferson County ranked No. 272 on a list of U.S. counties with the worst home affordability index, according to an analysis of 432 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

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