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Pennsylvania finishes in the bottom 10 on best state ranking

Pennsylvania was ranked the 41st best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Philadelphia County residents is highest in Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Pennsylvania, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Pennsylvania is 3rd highest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Pennsylvania ranks 49th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranks 11th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Pennsylvania ranked 11th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Pennsylvania ranks 21st highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Pennsylvania ranked 21st among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Pennsylvania posts 12th highest property tax rate in new national study

Pennsylvania ranked 40th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

PMA urges lawmakers to fight to keep Chinook upgrades on schedule

The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association (PMA) sent letters to nearly 20 lawmakers, urging them to stand with Boeing employees and their families that could be harmed if the Army chooses to delay upgrades for its Chinook helicopter.

COMMENTARY: Tariffs Tax American Entrepreneurs

Small retailers like myself are already operating in a very competitive environment. The added unnecessary challenge of tariff increases are troubling and disruptive, interjecting uncertainty in the market.

Analysis: Warren County has fastest growing local economy in Pennsylvania

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Pennsylvania rank 13th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Pennsylvania ranked 13th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Pennsylvania ranks the highest for state-imposed gas taxes

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

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranks 28th most reliant on federal aid

Pennsylvania finished 28th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

PMA urges congressman to fight for Boeing jobs at risk if H-47 Chinook upgrades are delayed

The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association (PMA) sent a letter to Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R–Levittown) this week urging him to stand with Boeing employees and their families that could be harmed if the Army chooses to delay upgrades for its Chinook helicopter.

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranks 8th worst in corporate tax study

Pennsylvania finished 43rd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranks 18th best in state income tax study

Pennsylvania finished 18th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranks 21st best in sales tax study

Pennsylvania finished 21st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Toomey seeks Army answers about possible Chinook upgrade delays

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) has sent a letter to Army Secretary Mark Esper concerning the possible delay in the Block II upgrade of the Army's CH047F Chinook helicopter fleet, which is manufactured at Boeing's Ridley Park plant.

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