New Jersey taxes are already among the highest in the country. The state boasts the highest property tax rate, the 8th highest gas tax rate, and the 5th highest state income tax rate. However, Governor Murphy now wants to raise more state money in the form of taxes. Continue reading Will We See More New Jersey Taxes In 2018?
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It is said that the only two things in life that are certain are death and taxes. Both of these come in many forms but the end result remains the same. Taxes come in many forms: property taxes, income taxes, and of course sales tax. However, like many things, not all taxes are created equal. Here are the States with the lowest sales tax.
Seattle is a city of almost mythic proportions. The home of Starbucks, the Pike Place Market, and The Space Needle. There is fine dining, exciting sports teams, and all in all; a lot to enjoy about this Pacific Northwestern metropolis. But something more sinister lies beneath the surface: Seattle’s expensive coke habit has residents concerned, even outraged. Continue reading Residents Wary Of Seattle’s Expensive Coke Habit
Only 48% of the price that Americans pay at the pump actually goes to oil companies. The rest are due to surcharges, fees, and most importantly; taxes. With that in mind, gas taxes are on the rise in roughly a dozen states. Continue reading Gas Taxes Are On The Rise In Roughly A Dozen States