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Analysis: Beaver County has fastest growing local economy in Utah

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Utah rank 3rd highest on federal tax cut benefits

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

Utah ranks 26th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Utah finished 26th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Utah ranks 5th least reliant on federal aid

Utah finished 46th 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: Utah ranks 5th best in corporate tax study

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

Analysis: Utah ranks 10th best in state income tax study

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

Analysis: Utah ranks 16th best in sales tax study

Utah finished 16th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Utah ranks 3rd best on property tax study

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

ACLU OF UTAH: Why the ACLU of Utah is wary of legislation that includes enhanced penalties for hate crimes

It might surprise you that the ACLU of Utah doesn’t instinctively support hate crimes legislation that involves enhanced penalties for certain offenses.

Analysis: Utah House members rank 33rd most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Utah ranked 33rd lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Analysis: Utah ranks 16th best on unemployment insurances taxes

Utah finished 16th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

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: Utah ranked 29th most affected by government shutdown

Utah ranked No. 29 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.

Utah ranked No. 8 in 2019 business climate index

Utah finished at No. 8 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: Utah posts 8th highest drop in food stamps participants

Utah ranked No. 8 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: Utah on track to tax online sales

Utah 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.

AIC releases report supporting jobs in local communities, looks ahead to working Romney

The American Investment Council (AIC) recently released a report that shows how the private equity industry is supporting jobs and investing money in the communities of new congressional members.

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