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Analysis: Wisconsin ranks 10th worst on unemployment insurances taxes

Wisconsin finished 41st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and Cardinal Stritch University top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in Wisconsin in 2016

Wisconsin ranks No. 46 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Wisconsin was rated sixth worst for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

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.

State institution: These 2-year Wisconsin schools attract the most in-state students

Milwaukee Career College, Paul Mitchell the School-Green Bay and Paul Mitchell the School-Milwaukee enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Wisconsin schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: Wisconsin ranked 6th least affected by government shutdown

Wisconsin ranked No. 46 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

Analysis: Milwaukee ranks 24th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

Milwaukee ranks 24th worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 3 in Wisconsin

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close three of its eight stores in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin ranked No. 32 in 2019 business climate index

Wisconsin finished at No. 32 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Milwaukee-Waukesha has 98th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas.

The number of vacant homes in the Milwaukee-Waukesha area was nearly 3,400 in the third quarter of 2018, a 1,513-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in Indiana

Marian University tops the list of highest grossing college softball programs in Indiana in 2016

State institution: These 2-year U.S. schools attract the fewest in-state students

First Class Cosmetology School enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: Wisconsin posts 32nd highest drop in food stamps participants

Wisconsin ranked No. 32 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Analysis: Wisconsin on track to tax online sales

Wisconsin is mostly compliant with a U.S. Supreme Court decision outlining how states can go about requiring online retailers to collect sales taxes on products sold within their borders, according to an analysis by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: UW-Madison athletes No. 1 in Wisconsin for economic impact

University of Wisconsin-Madison sports programs brought in $179,911 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Wisconsin that year, according to a Wisconsin Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

State institution: These 2-year Wisconsin schools attract the fewest in-state students

Shepherds College, First Class Cosmetology School and VICI Beauty School enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year Wisconsin schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Wisconsin posted 17th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Wisconsin ranked No. 17 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

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