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Average tax refund in New Jersey ranks 2nd highest in the nation

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

Commentary: The case for the F-15EX fighter jet

America depends on airpower to deter, and if deterrence fails, to fight and win. A key element of America’s airpower is the fighter force.

New Jersey posts the highest property tax rate in new national study

New Jersey ranked 51st in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Somerset County has fastest growing local economy in New Jersey

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in New Jersey rank 6th lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in New Jersey ranked 45th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

New Jersey ranks 11th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

New Jersey finished 11th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 10th least reliant on federal aid

New Jersey finished 41st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

NEW JERSEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Statement on Proposed State Budget

New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President Michael Egenton's Statement on Proposed State Budget Following His Testimony at the Assembly Budget Committee

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 32nd best on unemployment insurances taxes

New Jersey finished 32nd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks 4th worst in corporate tax study

New Jersey finished 47th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: New Jersey ranks worst in state income tax study

New Jersey finished 50th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

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.

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