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Connecticut ranks 7th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

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

Analysis: Connecticut ranks 9th least reliant on federal aid

Connecticut finished 42nd 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: Connecticut ranks 29th best in corporate tax study

Connecticut finished 29th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Connecticut ranks 8th worst in state income tax study

Connecticut finished 43rd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Connecticut ranks 30th best in sales tax study

Connecticut finished 30th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Connecticut ranks worst on property tax study

Connecticut finished 50th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Connecticut House members rank 3rd least frugal on spending votes

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

Analysis: Connecticut ranks 23rd best on unemployment insurances taxes

Connecticut finished 23rd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: Connecticut, 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: Connecticut ranked 30th most affected by government shutdown

Connecticut ranked No. 30 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.

Connecticut ranked No. 47 in 2019 business climate index

Connecticut finished at No. 47 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: Connecticut posts 21st highest drop in food stamps participants

Connecticut ranked No. 21 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: Connecticut not on track to tax online sales

Connecticut is not 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: Connecticut posted 15th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Connecticut ranked No. 15 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Connecticut posted 11th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Connecticut ranked No. 11 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Connecticut posted 14th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Connecticut ranked No. 14 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.

Connecticut gets ‘F’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Connecticut ranked No. 49 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).

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