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Analysis:Kentucky ranks 35th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Kentucky ranked 35th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Kentucky ranks 12th lowest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Kentucky ranked 39th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Kentucky posts 21st lowest property tax rate in new national study

Kentucky ranked 21st in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Livingston County has fastest growing local economy in Kentucky

Livingston County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Kentucky in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Kentucky rank 24th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Kentucky ranked 24th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Kentucky ranks 32nd highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Kentucky finished 32nd in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 5th most reliant on federal aid

Kentucky finished fifth in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 27th best in corporate tax study

Kentucky finished 27th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 17th best in state income tax study

Kentucky finished 17th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 14th best in sales tax study

Kentucky finished 14th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 35th best on property tax study

Kentucky finished 35th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Kentucky House members rank 9th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Kentucky ranked ninth lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 4th worst on unemployment insurances taxes

Kentucky finished 47th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

Analysis: Kentucky ranked 17th most affected by government shutdown

Kentucky ranked No. 17 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

Analysis: Lexington ranks 28th among largest U.S. cities that lacking funds to pay debts.

Lexington, Kent., ranks 28th worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Kentucky ranked No. 23 in 2019 business climate index

Kentucky finished at No. 23 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

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