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Analysis: Mid-range earners in Montana rank 19th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Montana ranked 19th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Montana ranks 20th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Montana finished 20th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Montana ranks 6th most reliant on federal aid

Montana finished sixth 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: Montana ranks 21st best on unemployment insurances taxes

Montana finished 21st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: Montana ranks 12th best in corporate tax study

Montana finished 12th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Montana ranks 22nd best in state income tax study

Montana finished 22nd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Montana ranks 22nd best in state income tax study

Montana finished 22nd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Montana ranks 3rd best in sales tax study

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

Analysis: Montana ranks 10th best on property tax study

Montana finished 10th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Montana House members rank 17th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Montana ranked 17th 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: Montana ranked 12th most affected by government shutdown

Montana ranked No. 12 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.

Montana ranked No. 5 in 2019 business climate index

Montana finished at No. 5 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: Montana posts 22nd highest drop in food stamps participants

Montana ranked No. 22 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).

Montana posted 23rd highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Montana ranked No. 23 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Montana posted 16th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Montana ranked No. 16 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.

Montana gets ‘C’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Montana ranked No. 14 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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