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Analysis: New Jersey ranks 6th worst in sales tax study

New Jersey finished 45th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 3rd worst on property tax study

New Jersey finished 48th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: New Jersey House members rank 25th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from New Jersey ranked 25th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Analysis: New Jersey, 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: New Jersey ranked 8th least affected by government shutdown

New Jersey ranked No. 44 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.

New Jersey ranked No. 50 in 2019 business climate index

New Jersey finished at No. 50 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: New Jersey posts 20th highest drop in food stamps participants

New Jersey ranked No. 20 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: New Jersey on track to tax online sales

New Jersey is 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: New Jersey posted 16th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, New Jersey ranked No. 16 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

New Jersey posted 6th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, New Jersey ranked No. 6 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: New Jersey posted 6th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

New Jersey ranked No. 6 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.

New Jersey gets ‘F’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

New Jersey ranked No. 50 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).

New Jersey gets score of 71 on financial transparency

New Jersey earned subpar marks for its system of making annual budgetary data available to residents, according to a study by the Chicago-based policy institute Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Super PAC spends millions to support Menendez's re-election effort

An independent national patient organization has spent more than $3 million on behalf of Sen. Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey) in his campaign for re-election.

GREATER TOMS RIVER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The IRS has changed the rules for deducting business meals

One of the changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed last November eliminated the tax deduction for business related entertainment expenses.

NEW JERSEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Murphy signs bill establishing Growth Zone around AC airport

New Jersey already has five designated Garden State Growth zones in Atlantic City, Camden, Passaic, Paterson and Trenton (atlanticcitynj.com)

AVAAP USA, LLC: Transparency, empowerment, geniality needed to promote innovation, says Avaap Senior Manager Jason Anderson

Becker’s Healthcare caught up with Jason Anderson, senior manager of Avaap, who will speak during the Becker’s Hospital Review 4th Annual Health IT + Revenue Cycle Conference on “Why the Best CIOs May Be Missing the Biggest Revenue Opportunity,” at 1:45 p.m.

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