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Montana finishes 29th on best state ranking

Montana was ranked the 29th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Big Horn County residents is highest in Montana

Big Horn County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Montana, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Montana is 3rd lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Montana ranks third in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Montana ranks 23rd highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Montana ranked 23rd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Montana ranks the lowest in the nation

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

Montana posts 20th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Montana ranked 20th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Golden Valley County has fastest growing local economy in Montana

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

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.

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