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Tennessee ranks 2nd lowest for state tax collections per capita

Tennessee finished 49th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

Camden ranks the poorest of Tennessee towns, study finds

Camden was ranked the poorest town in Tennessee in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

Tennessee ranks 23rd in hospital safety analysis

Tennessee finished 23rd in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

Scott County ranks the poorest of Tennessee counties, study finds

Scott County was ranked the poorest county in Tennessee in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Analysis: Williamson County has fastest growing local economy in Tennessee

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

Walmart rated top employer in Tennessee, study finds

Walmart employs 40,274 workers in Tennessee, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Tennessee ranks 11th lowest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Tennessee finished 42nd among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Tennessee finishes 30th on best state ranking

Tennessee was ranked the 30th 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 Lake County residents is highest in Tennessee

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

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Tennessee is 10th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Tennessee ranks 10th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Tennessee ranks 9th lowest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Tennessee ranked 42nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Tennessee ranks 33rd highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Tennessee ranked 33rd among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Tennessee posts 14th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Tennessee ranked 14th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Lake County has fastest growing local economy in Tennessee

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Tennessee rank 25th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Tennessee ranked 25th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Tennessee ranks 31st highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Tennessee finished 31st in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Tennessee ranks 7th most reliant on federal aid

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

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