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Average tax refund in New York ranks 8th highest in the nation

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

New York posts 9th highest property tax rate in new national study

New York ranked 43rd in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Steuben County has fastest growing local economy in New York

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in New York rank 29th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in New York ranked 29th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

New York ranks 5th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

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

Analysis: zip code 12946 in Lake Placid has 67th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 12946 zip code area was 308 in the third quarter of 2018, a 10-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: New York ranks 22nd most reliant on federal aid

New York finished 22nd 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: New York ranks 31st best on unemployment insurances taxes

New York finished 31st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: New York ranks 7th best in corporate tax study

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

Analysis: New York ranks 3rd worst in state income tax study

New York finished 48th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Columbia University ranked most selective of New York schools

Columbia University was ranked the most exclusive school in New York, according to a new study by the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines acceptance rates and characteristics of university students nationwide.

Analysis: 7 New York medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Seven New York medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

Analysis: New York ranks 9th worst in sales tax study

New York finished 42nd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: New York has 10th highest average credit card debt

New York finished 10th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: New York ranks 4th worst on property tax study

New York finished 47th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: New York's Broome County has 55th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in New York's Broome County was nearly 1,300 in the third quarter of 2018, a 112-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: New York House members rank 12th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from New York ranked 12th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

New York ranks No. 31 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

New York was rated 31st best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

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: New York ranked 35th most affected by government shutdown

New York ranked No. 35 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.

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