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Analysis: Arkansas ranks 11th worst in corporate tax study

Arkansas finished 40th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Arkansas ranks 11th worst in state income tax study

Arkansas finished 40th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: University of Arkansas ranked most selective of Arkansas schools

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

Analysis: Arkansas ranks 7th worst in sales tax study

Arkansas finished 44th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: Arkansas has 10th lowest average credit card debt

Arkansas finished 41st in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: Arkansas ranks 26th best on property tax study

Arkansas finished 26th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Arkansas' Pulaski County has 54th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Arkansas' Pulaski County was nearly 3,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an 84-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Arkansas House members rank 37th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Arkansas ranked 37th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Analysis: Arkansas ranks 34th best on unemployment insurances taxes

Arkansas finished 34th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Arkansas ranks No. 48 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Arkansas was rated fourth worst 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: Arkansas ranked 39th most affected by government shutdown

Arkansas ranked No. 39 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.

Arkansas ranked No. 46 in 2019 business climate index

Arkansas finished at No. 46 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.

Little Rock area has 53rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas.

The number of vacant homes in the Little Rock area was more than 3,800 in the third quarter of 2018, a 90-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Arkansas posts 23rd highest drop in food stamps participants

Arkansas ranked No. 23 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).

Analysis: Arkansas on track to tax online sales

Arkansas is mostly 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.

Analysis: University of Arkansas athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

University of Arkansas sports programs brought in $280,028 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Arkansas that year, according to an Arkansas Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

Analysis: Arkansas posted 8th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Arkansas ranked No. 8 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Arkansas posted 25th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Arkansas ranked No. 25 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Arkansas posted 15th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Arkansas ranked No. 15 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

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