Washington finished in a tie for 45th in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.
Washington finished 23rd in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.
Washington finished in a tie for 41st in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.
Tacoma was ranked the most dangerous city in Washington 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.
Washington was ranked 27th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.
SEATTLE METROPOLITAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rules Around Pay Transparency And Salary History Are Changing
Starting July 28, Washington state joins over a dozen other states that prohibit employers from asking about salary history.
Clyde Hill was ranked the richest town in Washington 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.
Washington finished 17th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Chewelah was ranked the poorest town in Washington in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Pacific County was ranked the poorest county in Washington in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.
King County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Washington in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.
Boeing employs 69,830 workers in Washington, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.
Washington finished 40th 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.