New Jersey State Tax Deductions?

Answer New Jersey has easy access to the shore and close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia and Atlantic City. It also ranks among the country's most expensive places to live, with high property and... Read More »

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Oregon State Income Tax Deductions?

Those residing in Oregon are responsible for paying not only federal income taxes, but also Oregon state income taxes. Oregon state income taxes are among the highest state income taxes in the nati... Read More »

When did New Jersey become a state?

New Jersey became a state on December 18, 1787. New Jersey was the third state to ratify the U.S. Constitution. The state's first governor was William Livingston. Trenton became the state capital o... Read More »

Is the state of New Jersey a peninsula?

New Jersey is considered a peninsula, which is defined as a body of land surrounded by water on three sides. New Jersey is bordered on the east by the Atlantic Ocean, the west by the Delaware River... Read More »

Why is New Jersey known as the Garden State?

New Jersey has been known as "the Garden State" since 1876. The term was popularized by Abraham Browning, who compared New Jersey to "an immense barrel, filled with good things to eat," according t... Read More »