Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Nebraska ranked No. 23 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.
Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Nebraska ranked No. 18 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.
Nebraska ranked No. 17 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.
Nebraska ranked No. 8 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).
Nebraska posted the 31st highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.
Sears and Kmart stores in Nebraska will close their doors in March as part of the parent company’s restructuring plans, Sears Holdings Corp. said this week.
Nebraska’s population increased by 11,693, or 0.6 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.
The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Omaha is $202.22, 66 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).
Midland University wrestling brought in $17,579 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it among the highest-grossing wrestling programs in Nebraska that year, according to a Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
Sarpy County ranked No. 297 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.