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Analysis: New Mexico posted 20th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, New Mexico ranked No. 20 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

New Mexico posted 9th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, New Mexico ranked No. 9 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: New Mexico posted 8th lowest individual income tax rate in 2018

New Mexico ranked No. 37 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.

New Mexico gets ‘D’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

New Mexico ranked No. 29 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

New Mexico ranked No. 37 in average charitable giving

New Mexico residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $5,121 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

New Mexico has 17th highest home vacancy rate in nation

New Mexico posted the 17th highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

New Mexico Kmart store to close in March

A Kmart store in New Mexico will close its doors in March as part of the parent company’s restructuring plans, Sears Holdings Corp. said this week.

Eastern New Mexico University has most student athletes in state

Eastern New Mexico University ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a New Mexico Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

New Mexico’s population rose 0.1% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

New Mexico’s population increased by 2,033, or 0.1 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Albuquerque 49% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Albuquerque is $183.85, 49 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

New Mexico Highlands University wrestling earned over $201,000 in 2016

New Mexico Highlands University wrestling brought in $5,762 per athlete in revenue in 2016, according to a Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

Santa Fe among counties with worst home affordability

Santa Fe County ranked No. 4 on a list of U.S. counties with the worst home affordability index, according to an analysis of 432 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

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