Virginia finished in a tie for 21st in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.
Virginia finished in a tie for 14th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.
Virginia finished in a tie for 38th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.
Petersburg was ranked the most dangerous city in Virginia in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.
Virginia was ranked 17th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.
Great Falls was ranked the richest town in Virginia in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.
Washington finished 28th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.
Virginia finished 23rd in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Bensley was ranked the poorest town in Virginia in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Twenty-nine states, including Virginia, 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.
Buchanan County was ranked the poorest county in Virginia in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.
Loudoun County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Virginia in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.