The combined state and average local sales taxes in New Jersey ranked 30th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on July 2019 data.
The state beer excise taxes in New Jersey ranked 42nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.
New Jersey finished 12th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.
Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.
New Jersey finished third in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.
New Jersey finished in a tie for third in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.
New Jersey finished 47th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.
Camden was ranked the most dangerous city in New Jersey in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.
New Jersey was ranked ninth in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.
Upper Montclair was ranked the richest town in New Jersey in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.
New Jersey finished third in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.
New Jersey finished third in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Holiday City-Berkeley was ranked the poorest town in New Jersey in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Twenty-nine states, including New Jersey, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.
By the Numbers: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ranks 20th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey finished in a tie for 20th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.