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Kentucky ranks 17th highest on distilled spirits taxes

The state distilled spirits excise taxes in Kentucky ranked 17th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

$288,860 in annual income gets you into Kentucky’s top 1% club, study finds

Bring in at least $288,860 in yearly income, and you’ll be among the top 1 percent of earners in Kentucky, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the ultra wealthy in every state.

Kentucky ranks the highest on wine taxes, study finds

The state wine excise taxes in Kentucky ranked first in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

Kentucky ranks 38th highest on state and local sales taxes, study finds

The combined state and average local sales taxes in Kentucky ranked in a tie for 38th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on July 2019 data.

Kentucky ranks 6th highest on beer taxes, study finds

The state beer excise taxes in Kentucky ranked sixth in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

Rep. Tim Moore Pledges to Support Congressional Term Limits

Kentucky state Representative Tim Moore (district 18) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Rep. Dean Schamore Pledges to Support Congressional Term Limits

Kentucky state Representative Dean Schamore (district 10) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Kentucky has 46th highest identity theft rate among the 50 states, study finds

Kentucky finished 46th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.

By the Numbers: Kentucky not among the 17 jurisdictions with vaping taxes

Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Lexington ranks 74th highest fittest U.S. city, study finds

Lexington finished 74th on a 2019 fitness index analyzing the 100 largest U.S. cities.

Kentucky ranks 17th highest for pass-through business tax rates, study finds

Kentucky finished in a tie for 17th in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.

Kentucky ranks 14th for rental car tax rates, study finds

Kentucky finished in a tie for 14th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Dollar’s value in Kentucky ranks 3rd highest among the 50 states, study finds

Kentucky finished in a tie for third in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

Louisville ranks the most dangerous of Kentucky cities, study finds

Louisville was ranked the most dangerous city in Kentucky in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.

Kentucky ranks 3rd worst for police officers, study finds

Kentucky was ranked 49th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

Congressman Thomas Massie quiet on USMCA

Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Francisville ranks the richest of Kentucky towns, study finds

Francisville was ranked the richest town in Kentucky in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

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