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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.

Analysis: Utah posted 35th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Utah ranked No. 35 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Utah posted fifth lowest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Utah ranked No. 41 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Utah posted 10th lowest individual income tax rate in 2018

Utah ranked No.35 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.

Utah gets ‘B’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Utah ranked No. 4 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).

ACLU OF UTAH: Disability Law Center and ACLU Reach Settlement to Strengthen Legal Representation for Guardianship Hearings in Utah

Disability Law Center and ACLU Reach Settlement to Strengthen Legal Representation for Guardianship Hearings in Utah

Utah gets score of 85 on financial transparency

Utah earned above-average marks for its system of making annual budgetary data available to residents, according to a study by the Chicago-based policy institute Truth in Accounting (TIA).

SALT LAKE CHAMBER: Utah Receiving $4 Million in Federal Funds to Improve Election Security

The federal government is awarding Utah more than $4 million to purchase new voting equipment and update the state’s voter registration systems. The U.S.

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