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Average tax refund in Delaware ranks the highest in the nation

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

Supreme Court overrules precedent in medical negligence case

The Delaware Supreme Court recently overturned its own 26-year-old precedent when it ruled that negligence claims against physicians tossed as untimely do not absolve employers of vicarious liability.

Delaware posts 6th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Delaware ranked sixth in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Sussex County has fastest growing local economy in Delaware

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Delaware rank 17th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Delaware ranked 17th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Delaware ranks 36th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Delaware finished 36th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Delaware ranks 8th least reliant on federal aid

Delaware finished 43rd 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: Delaware ranks the worst in corporate tax study

Delaware finished 50th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Delaware ranks 10th worst in state income tax study

Delaware finished 41st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Delaware ranks 2nd best in sales tax study

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

Analysis: Delaware ranks 9th best on property tax study

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

Analysis: Delaware House members rank 2nd least frugal on spending votes

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

Analysis: Delaware ranks 3rd best on unemployment insurances taxes

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

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: Delaware ranked 36th most affected by government shutdown

Delaware ranked No. 36 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.

Delaware ranked No. 11 in 2019 business climate index

Delaware finished at No. 11 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.

Analysis: Delaware posts 30th highest drop in food stamps participants

Delaware ranked No. 30 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).

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