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California finishes 19th on best state ranking

California was ranked the 19th 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 Imperial County residents is highest in California

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

Analysis: State and local tax burden in California is 12th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for California ranks 12th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: California ranks 9th highest on state cigarette taxes

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

Average tax refund in California ranks 10th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in California ranked 10th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

California posts 16th lowest property tax rate in new national study

California ranked 16th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Santa Clara County has fastest growing local economy in California

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in California rank 3rd lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in California ranked 48th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Compton Initiative wins Renewal Award

A Los Angeles County nonprofit agency is one of five groups honored in a national grant competition.

California ranks 2nd highest for state-imposed gas taxes

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

Analysis: California ranks 29th most reliant on federal aid

California finished 29th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Trade Works for America says USMCA would benefit California

California’s economy is one of the largest in the world; its $2.5 trillion gross state product places it among the Top 10 globally, according to the state’s Chamber of Commerce.

Analysis: California ranks 31st best in corporate tax study

California finished 31st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: California ranks 2nd worst in state income tax study

California finished 49th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

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Analysis: California ranks 8th worst in sales tax study

California finished 43rd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: California ranks 14th best on property tax study

California finished 14th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

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