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Average tax refund in Nebraska ranks 31st highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Nebraska ranked 31st among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Nebraska posts 8th highest property tax rate in new national study

Nebraska ranked 44th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: McPherson County has fastest growing local economy in Nebraska

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Nebraska rank 22nd highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Nebraska ranked 22nd in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Nebraska ranks 27th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Nebraska finished 27th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Nebraska ranks 36th most reliant on federal aid

Nebraska finished 36th 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: 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: 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 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 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.

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.

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).

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