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Analysis: Mid-range earners in South Carolina rank 12th lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in South Carolina ranked 39th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

South Carolina ranks 9th lowest for state-imposed gas taxes

South Carolina finished 42nd in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 33rd most reliant on federal aid

South Carolina finished 33rd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 19th best in corporate tax study

South Carolina finished 19th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 34th best in state income tax study

South Carolina finished 34th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 34th best in sales tax study

South Carolina finished 34th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 27th best on property tax study

South Carolina finished 27th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 27th best on unemployment insurances taxes

South Carolina finished 27th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

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.

Analysis: South Carolina posted 13th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

South Carolina ranked No. 13 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.

South Carolina ranked No. 21 in average charitable giving

South Carolina residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $6,444 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

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