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Analysis: Mid-range earners in New Mexico rank 26th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in New Mexico ranked 26th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

New Mexico ranks 4th lowest for state-imposed gas taxes

New Mexico finished 47th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 3rd most reliant on federal aid

New Mexico finished third in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Trade Works for America: USMCA would be great for New Mexico

Energy and tourism are two of the major sectors of New Mexico’s economy, but they are not the only ones.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 10th best on unemployment insurances taxes

New Mexico finished 10th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 21st best in corporate tax study

New Mexico finished 21st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 31st best in state income tax study

New Mexico finished 31st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 10th worst in sales tax study

New Mexico finished 41st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

NEW MEXICO ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT: Case against EPA, contractors, mining companies responsible for Gold King Mine spill to move forward

A judge has denied the federal defendants’ motion to dismiss the claims brought by the State of New Mexico relating to damages caused by the 2015 Gold King Mine spill that contaminated hundreds of miles of the Animas and San Juan rivers.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks best on property tax study

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

Analysis: New Mexico House members rank 27th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from New Mexico ranked 27th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

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.

CITY OF SANTA FE: Santa Fe’s Workers Will See Wage Increase in March

The community of Santa Fe came together in 2007 and decided to adjust the Living Wage with the annual cost of living in order to help ensure that workers’ wages would keep pace with inflation.

Analysis: New Mexico ranked 2nd most affected by government shutdown

New Mexico ranked No. 2 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.

Analysis: Albuquerque ranks 37th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts.

Albuquerque, N.M. ranks 37th worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

NEW MEXICO ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT: Gov. Lujan Grisham signs executive order committing New Mexico to essential climate change action

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Tuesday formally ordered that New Mexico will join the U.S. Climate Alliance, fully embracing the goals set by the 2015 Paris Agreement, aligning New Mexico with the U.S. governors and states that have committed to a climate-conscious future and moves to protect people, natural resources and cultural heritage.

New Mexico ranked No. 25 in 2019 business climate index

25 finished at No. 25 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.

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