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Rhode Island finishes 26th on best state ranking

Rhode Island was ranked the 26th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Providence County residents is highest in Rhode Island

Providence County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Rhode Island, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Rhode Island is 8th highest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Rhode Island ranks 44th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Rhode Island ranks 3rd highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Rhode Island ranked third in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Rhode Island ranks 20th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Rhode Island ranked 20th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Rhode Island posts 10th highest property tax rate in new national study

Rhode Island ranked 42nd in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Washington County has fastest growing local economy in Rhode Island

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Rhode Island rank 23rd highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Rhode Island ranked 23rd in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

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.

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