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By the Numbers: New York not among the 17 jurisdictions with vaping taxes

Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

New York ranks 32nd fittest U.S. city, study finds

New York finished 32nd on a 2019 fitness index analyzing the 100 largest U.S. cities.

New York ranks 4th highest for pass-through business tax rates, study finds

New York finished fourth in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.

New York ranks 14th for rental car tax rates, study finds

New York finished in a tie for 14th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Dollar’s value in New York ranks 48th highest among the 50 states, study finds

New York finished in a tie for 48th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

Newburgh Town ranks the most dangerous of New York cities, study finds

Newburgh Town was ranked the most dangerous city in New York in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.

New York ranks the best for police officers, study finds

New York was ranked first in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

Congressman Lee Zeldin quiet on USMCA

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-N.Y.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Tom Suozzi quiet on USMCA

Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-N.Y.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Max Rose quiet on USMCA

Rep. Max Rose (D-N.Y.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Antonio Delgado quiet on USMCA

Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-N.Y.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Anthony Brindisi quiet on USMCA

Rep. Anthony Brindisi (D-N.Y.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

East Hills ranks the richest of New York towns, study finds

East Hills was ranked the richest town in New York in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

New York ranks 24th highest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

New York finished 24th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

New York ranks highest for state tax collections per capita

New York finished first in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

New Square ranks the poorest of New York towns, study finds

New Square was ranked the poorest town in New York in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

By the Numbers: New York is among 29 states that retain personal income tax exemptions

Twenty-nine states, including New York, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.

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