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Indiana posts 23rd lowest property tax rate in new national study

Indiana ranked 23rd in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Lawrence County has fastest growing local economy in Indiana

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Indiana rank 8th highest on federal tax cut benefits

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

Indiana ranks 8th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

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

Analysis: zip code 46402 in Gary has the highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 46402 zip code area was 573 in the third quarter of 2018, a 64-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Indiana ranks 14th most reliant on federal aid

Indiana finished 14th 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: Indiana ranks 18th best in corporate tax study

Indiana finished 18th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Indiana ranks 15th best in state income tax study

Indiana finished 15th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: University of Notre Dame ranked most selective of Indiana schools

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

Analysis: 2 Indiana medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

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

Analysis: Indiana ranks 12th best in sales tax study

Indiana finished 12th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Indiana has 7th lowest average credit card debt

Indiana finished 44th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: Indiana ranks 2nd best on property tax study

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

Analysis: Indiana House members rank 22nd most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Indiana ranked 22nd lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Analysis: Indiana ranks 11th best on unemployment insurances taxes

Indiana finished 11th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Indiana ranks No. 10 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Indiana was rated 10th 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: Indiana ranked fifth least affected by government shutdown

Indiana ranked No. 47 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

Analysis: Indianapolis ranks 46th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

Indianapolis ranks 46th worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Indiana ranked No. 10 in 2019 business climate index

Indiana finished at No. 10 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.

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