Maine finished 41st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.
Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Maine ranked 11th highest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.
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.
CITY OF PORTLAND MAINE: Finance Committee Holds Public Hearing & Vote on Responsible Contracting Proposal
Finance Committee Holds Public Hearing & Vote on Responsible Contracting Proposal
Maine ranked No. 13 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.
Maine finished at No. 30 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.
Maine ranked No. 16 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Maine is not compliant with a U.S. Supreme Court decision outlining how states can go about requiring online retailers to collect sales taxes on products sold within their borders, according to an analysis by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.
Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Maine ranked No. 17 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.
Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Maine ranked No. 7 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.
Maine ranked No. 24 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).
Farmers for Free Trade has launched Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, an advertising campaign featuring true stories of how tariffs will damage the country’s agricultural base.