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Analysis: Nebraska ranks 9th best on unemployment insurances taxes

Nebraska finished ninth in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: Nebraska ranks 28th best in corporate tax study

Nebraska finished 28th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Nebraska ranks 26th best in state income tax study

Nebraska finished 26th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: University of Nebraska-Lincoln ranked most selective of Nebraska schools

University of Nebraska-Lincoln was ranked the most exclusive school in Nebraska, according to a new study by the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines acceptance rates and characteristics of university students nationwide.

Analysis: 2 Nebraska medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Two Nebraska medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

Analysis: Nebraska ranks 9th best in sales tax study

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

Analysis: Nebraska has 9th lowest average credit card debt

Nebraska finished 42nd in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: Nebraska ranks 11th worst on property tax study

Nebraska finished 40th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Nebraska's Douglas County has 143rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Nebraska's Douglas County was more than 2,700 in the third quarter of 2018, a 211-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Nebraska House members rank 35th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Nebraska ranked 35th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Nebraska ranks No. 16 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Nebraska was rated 16th best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

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: Nebraska ranked 3rd least affected by government shutdown

Nebraska ranked No. 49 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: Omaha ranks 25th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

Omaha, Neb., ranks 25th 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.

Nebraska ranked No. 24 in 2019 business climate index

Nebraska finished at No. 24 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.

Omaha has 84th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas.

The number of vacant homes in the Omaha area was nearly 3,700 in the third quarter of 2018, a 113-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Nebraska posts 39th highest drop in food stamps participants

Add Teaser hereNebraska ranked No. 39 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Analysis: Nebraska on track to tax online sales

Nebraska is mostly 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: Nebraska posted 23rd highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

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.

Nebraska posted 18th highest corporate income tax in 2018

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.

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