Tennessee Ranks High in Economic Outlook, New Study Says

Tennessee Ranks High in Economic Outlook, New Study Says

FROM: The Tennessee Star – Tennessee ranks seventh out of 50 states in economic outlook, according to the 2019 edition of Rich States, Poor States, released this week. That’s an improvement over how Tennessee ranked in 2018 (No. 12) and especially five years ago, in 2014 (No. 19), according to the book. A No. 1 ranking is the best and a ranking of 50 is the worst. In 2017, however, Tennessee

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Tennessee has one of the lowest local tax burdens among states

Tennessee has one of the lowest local tax burdens among states

FROM: Franklin Homepage – WALLETHUB At the April 15 federal income tax filing deadline approaches, a new WalletHub survey of the state and local “tax burden” puts Tennessee near the bottom among states, with only Delaware (49) and Alaska (50) lower than the Volunteer state. WalletHub, a personal finance web site, compared the 50 states across the three tax types of state tax burdens — property taxes, individual income taxes and sales

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