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Average tax refund in Massachusetts ranks 13th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Massachusetts ranked 13th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

ADVANCED MEDICAL STRATEGIES: Sutter Health to pay $30M to settle upcoding allegations

Sutter Health agreed to pay $30 million to settle allegations that the Sacramento, Calif.-based health system submitted inflated diagnosis codes to the CMS for Medicare Advantage beneficiaries, the Justice Department announced Friday.

Massachusetts posts 34th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Massachusetts ranked 34th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Nantucket County has fastest growing local economy in Massachusetts

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Massachusetts rank 32nd highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Massachusetts ranked 32nd in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Massachusetts ranks 30th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Massachusetts finished 30th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Massachusetts ranks 12th least reliant on federal aid

Massachusetts finished 39th 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: Massachusetts ranks worst on unemployment insurances taxes

Massachusetts finished 50th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: Massachusetts ranks 37th best in corporate tax study

Massachusetts finished 37th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Massachusetts ranks 11th best in state income tax study

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

Analysis: Massachusetts ranks 13th best in sales tax study

Massachusetts finished 13th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Massachusetts ranks 5th worst on property tax study

Massachusetts finished 46th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Massachusetts House members rank 5th most frugal on spending votes

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

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: Massachusetts ranked 34th most affected by government shutdown

Massachusetts ranked No. 34 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.

Analysis: Boston ranks 16th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

Boston ranks 16th 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.

Massachusetts ranked No. 29 in 2019 business climate index

Massachusetts finished at No. 29 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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