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Rhode Island ranks 16th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Rhode Island finished 16th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Rhode Island ranks 26th most reliant on federal aid

Rhode Island finished 26th 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: Rhode Island ranks 32nd best in corporate tax study

Rhode Island finished 32nd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Rhode Island ranks 29th best in state income tax study

Rhode Island finished 29th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Rhode Island ranks 23rd best in sales tax study

Rhode Island finished 23rd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Rhode Island ranks 8th worst on property tax study

Rhode Island finished 43rd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Rhode Island House members rank 4th least frugal on spending votes

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

Analysis: Rhode Island ranks 29th best on unemployment insurances taxes

Rhode Island finished 29th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking 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: Rhode Island ranked 11th most affected by government shutdown

Rhode Island ranked No. 11 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.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Raimondo Signs Executive Order, Commits to Controlling Growth of Health Care Spending in Rhode Island

Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an executive order establishing an official target for health care spending growth in Rhode Island: 3.2% annual growth through 2022.

Rhode Island ranked No. 37 in 2019 business climate index

Rhode Island finished at No. 37 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.

Analysis: Rhode Island not on track to tax online sales

Rhode Island is not compliant with a U.S. Supreme Court decision outlining how states can go about requiring online retailers to collect sales taxes on products sold within their borders, according to an analysis by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Rhode Island posted 26th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Rhode Island ranked No. 26 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Rhode Island posted 22nd highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Rhode Island ranked No. 22 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Rhode Island posted 23rd highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Rhode Island ranked No. 23 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.

Rhode Island gets ‘D’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Rhode Island ranked No. 35 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).

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