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Missouri ranks 48th highest on distilled spirits taxes

The state distilled spirits excise taxes in Missouri ranked 48th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

$328,307 in annual income gets you into Missouri’s top 1% club, study finds

Bring in at least $328,307 in yearly income, and you’ll be among the top 1 percent of earners in Missouri, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the ultra wealthy in every state.

Missouri ranks 38th lowest on wine taxes, study finds

The state wine excise taxes in Missouri ranked 38th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

Liberal donor behind ads attacking Sen. Blunt

Republicans for the Rule of Law, the self-identified conservative group responsible for a number of television advertisements attacking many Republican senators across the country, including Missouri’s Sen. Roy. Blunt, is actually funded by a liberal billionaire.

Missouri ranks 13th highest on state and local sales taxes, study finds

The combined state and average local sales taxes in Missouri ranked 13th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on July 2019 data.

Missouri ranks 2nd lowest on beer taxes, study finds

The state beer excise taxes in Missouri ranked 49th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

Missouri has 31st highest identity theft rate among the 50 states, study finds

Missouri finished 31st in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.

By the Numbers: Missouri not among the 17 jurisdictions with vaping taxes

Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

St. Louis ranks 51st fittest U.S. city, study finds

St. Louis finished 51st on a 2019 fitness index analyzing the 100 largest U.S. cities.

Missouri ranks 24th highest for pass-through business tax rates, study finds

Missouri finished in a tie for 24th in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.

Missouri ranks 30th for rental car tax rates, study finds

Missouri finished in a tie for 30th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Dollar’s value in Missouri ranks 7th highest among the 50 states, study finds

Missouri finished seventh in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

St. Louis ranks the most dangerous of Missouri cities, study finds

St. Louis was ranked the most dangerous city in Missouri 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.

Missouri ranks 23rd best for police officers, study finds

Missouri was ranked 23rd in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

Clarkson Valley ranks the richest of Missouri towns, study finds

Clarkson Valley was ranked the richest town in Missouri in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

Missouri ranks 33rd highest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

Missouri finished 33rd in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

Missouri ranks 10th lowest for state tax collections per capita

Missouri finished 41st in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

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