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Cumberland ranks the poorest of Maryland towns, study finds

Cumberland was ranked the poorest town in Maryland in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

By the Numbers: Maryland is among 29 states that retain personal income tax exemptions

Twenty-nine states, including Maryland, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.

Maryland ranks 30th in hospital safety analysis

Maryland finished 30th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

Allegany County ranks the poorest of Maryland counties, study finds

Allegany County was ranked the poorest county in Maryland in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Maryland Chamber: passing USMCA 'very important' for Maryland exports

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement working its way through Congress would be big for Maryland, a state Chamber of Commerce official says.

Analysis: Howard County has fastest growing local economy in Maryland

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

Johns Hopkins University rated top employer in Maryland, study finds

Johns Hopkins University employs 31,320 workers in Maryland, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Maryland ranks 37th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Maryland finished 37th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Maryland finishes 6th on best state ranking

Maryland was ranked the sixth best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Baltimore residents is highest in Maryland

Baltimore residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Maryland, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Maryland is 33rd lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Maryland ranks 33rd in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Maryland ranks 15th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Maryland ranked in a tie for 15th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Maryland ranks 22nd highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Maryland ranked 22nd among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Maryland posts 31st lowest property tax rate in new national study

Maryland ranked 31st in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Washington County has fastest growing local economy in Maryland

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

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Maryland rank the lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Maryland ranked 50th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Maryland ranks 15th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Maryland finished 15th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

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