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Court rules income tax lawsuit may proceed
Court rules income tax lawsuit may proceed
In growing statewide movement, more cities ban local income tax
In growing statewide movement, more cities ban local income tax
Judge to decide whether income tax lawsuit will proceed
Judge to decide whether income tax lawsuit will proceed
Ban on local income taxes gaining traction
Ban on local income taxes gaining traction
Bellevue, stakeholders collaborate to boost development, workforce housing
Bellevue, stakeholders collaborate to boost development, workforce housing
Judge consolidates income tax lawsuits; decision pending on additional defendants
Judge consolidates income tax lawsuits; decision pending on additional defendants
Tax cuts may be unlikely despite $2.6 billion in additional revenue
Tax cuts uncertain despite $2.6 billion in additional revenue
Attorney General asks court to dismiss capital gains tax lawsuit
Attorney General asks court to dismiss capital gains tax lawsuits
State high court examines bank tax
State high court examines bank tax
Second lawsuit filed against new income tax
Second lawsuit filed against new income tax
Inslee signs income tax bill
Inslee signs income tax bill
First lawsuit filed against state income tax
First lawsuit filed against state income tax
Increased spending, taxes, sweeping legislation cleared this session
Increased spending, taxes, sweeping legislation cleared this session
2021 Legislative Roundup
2021 Legislative Roundup
House passes capital gains income tax
House passes capital gains income tax
New modeling shows cap-and-trade bill could spike gas prices
New modeling shows cap-and-trade bill could spike gas prices
House Finance passes capital gains tax bill
House Finance passes capital gains tax bill
Rumblings over policy issues could prompt special session
Rumblings over policy issues could prompt special session
Study: Washington saw highest revenue growth during pandemic
Study: Washington saw highest revenue growth during pandemic
Budget negotiations continue, along with tax opposition
Budget negotiations continue, along with tax opposition
Initial Forward Washington package unveiled
Initial Forward Washington package unveiled
Billionaire’s tax clears committee
Billionaire’s tax clears committee
Senate budget ramps up spending, includes income tax
Senate budget ramps up spending, includes income tax
Hydrogen vehicle support hints at larger policy stance
Capital gains income tax endangers ‘Silicon Valley 2.0’
Capital gains income tax endangers ‘Silicon Valley 2.0’
Amid record state revenue, capital gains income tax passes Senate
Amid record state revenue, capital gains income tax passes Senate
Industry warns against “scattershot” approach to climate with new carbon tax
Industry warns against “scattershot” approach to climate with new carbon tax
Repealing toll bonding authority “work in progress”
Repealing toll bonding authority “work in progress”
Bill would reduce B&O for hospitality industry
Bill would reduce B&O for hospitality industry
Opposition grows as capital gains income tax bill clears Senate committee
Opposition grows as capital gains income tax bill clears Senate committee
Familiar arguments with latest capital gains tax proposal
Familiar arguments with latest capital gains tax proposal
New proposal would increase death tax rate
New proposal would increase death tax rate
CEO: Tax talk a “huge PR issue” for Washington state
CEO: Tax talk a “huge PR issue” for Washington state
Critics predict billionaire tax impractical, legally questionable
Critics predict billionaire tax impractical, legally questionable
As Inslee pushes income tax, shift in messaging to attract out of state businesses
As Inslee pushes income tax, shift in messaging to attract out of state businesses
Session 2021: Legislators examine taxes, business relief, rules
Session 2021: Legislators examine taxes, business relief, rules
Retailers urge legislators “do not harm” this session
Retailers urge legislators “do no harm” this session
Stakeholders warn against new taxes in proposed 2021-23 operating budget
Stakeholders warn against new taxes in proposed 2021-23 operating budget
Tax proposals likely for transportation funding
Tax proposals likely for transportation funding
Bellevue stakeholders: budget process elevates policy, de-escalates politics
Bellevue stakeholders: budget process elevates policy, de-escalates politics
“Trojan Horse” cap gains proposal likely in 2021
“Trojan Horse” cap gains proposal likely in 2021
State revenue remains historically high amid shutdown
State revenue remains historically high amid shutdown
Capital gains tax, LCFS within reach next session
Capital gains tax, LCFS within reach next session
Work group examines feasibility of universal health care
Work group examines feasibility of universal health care
The economic shutdown and transportation revenue
The economic shutdown and transportation revenue
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Existing sales tax revenue sufficient for Metro bus service
I-976 struck down as panel mulls new transportation taxes
I-976 struck down as panel mulls new transportation taxes
Unemployment tax hike will harm already struggling businesses
Unemployment tax hike will harm already struggling businesses
Will future RUC revenue be protected?
Will future RUC revenue be protected?
“Uphill” battle remains for single-payer healthcare work
“Uphill” battle remains for single-payer healthcare work
Analyst says healthcare system “at crossroads”
Analyst says healthcare system “at crossroads”