Wealth-Friendly States

Physician's Money Digest, August31 2004, Volume 11, Issue 16

Bloomberg Wealth Manager

Which of our 50 states do a better job of promoting wealth for its families (ie, provide a fair tax environment, treat retirees well, promote prosperity, effectively manage taxpayers' money, and offer a solid economic atmosphere). According to , the following states receive the best and worst wealth-friendly grades from 2000 to 2004: