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Average tax refund in Idaho ranks 4th lowest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Idaho ranked 47th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Idaho posts 15th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Idaho ranked 15th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Pavette County has fastest growing local economy in Idaho

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Idaho rank 8th lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Idaho ranked 43rd in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Idaho ranks 18th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Idaho finished 18th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 83837 in Kellogg has 195th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 83837 zip code area was 241 in the third quarter of 2018, a six-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Idaho ranks 27th most reliant on federal aid

Idaho finished 27th 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: Idaho ranks 26th best in corporate tax study

Idaho finished 26th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Idaho ranks 23rd best in state income tax study

Idaho finished 23rd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Northwest Nazarene University ranked most selective of Idaho schools

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

Analysis: 3 Idaho medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Three Idaho 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: Idaho ranks 26th best in sales tax study

Idaho finished 26th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Idaho has 38th highest average credit card debt

Idaho finished 38th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: Idaho ranks 4th best on property tax study

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

Analysis: Idaho's Ada County has 318th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes inIdaho's Ada County was nearly 700 in the third quarter of 2018, a 16-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Idaho House members rank 4th most frugal on spending votes

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

Analysis: Idaho ranks 3rd worst on unemployment insurances taxes

Idaho finished 48th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Idaho ranks No. 38 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Idaho was rated 38th 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: Idaho ranked 25th most affected by government shutdown

Idaho ranked No. 25 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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