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”
Washington’s budget woes
Washington’s budget woes
The politics of transportation revenue
The politics of transportation revenue
Seattle’s spending priorities matter to businesses large and small
Seattle’s spending priorities matter to businesses large and small
New legal precedent set for public pension policy
New legal precedent set for public pension policy
Trucking’s future role in RUC program
Trucking’s future role in RUC program
Pension council rejects lower growth assumptions
Pension council rejects lower growth assumptions
Unfunded liability drops as committee recommends lower pension rates
Unfunded liability drops as committee recommends lower pension rates
Seattle City Council approves new payroll tax
Seattle City Council approves new payroll tax
High court to decide I-976 fate
High court to decide I-976 fate
Work group to develop health system recommendations
Work group to develop health system recommendations
New taxes under consideration for state transportation
New taxes under consideration for state transportation
State faces $4.5 billion budget shortfall
State faces $4.5 billion budget shortfall
Sound Transit faces massive revenue hit
Sound Transit faces massive revenue hit
Shutdown raises concerns over government power
Shutdown raises concerns over government power
Economic forecast released; officials urge special session
Economic forecast released; officials urge special session
Court overturns state bank tax
Court overturns state bank tax
Small biz “barely hanging on”
Small biz “barely hanging on”
Business, labor strongly oppose Seattle job tax
Business, labor strongly oppose Seattle job tax
Inslee may reopen construction, other activity
Inslee may reopen construction, other activity
Washington’s “economic refugees” caution against new taxes
Washington’s “economic refugees” caution against new taxes
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New normal is time to recalibrate rainy day fund
Real estate tax revenue up amid decreased activity, COVID-19 response
Seattle job tax 2.0: “Punitive tax policy”
Seattle job tax 2.0: “Punitive tax policy”
Inslee reduces operating budget spending
Inslee reduces operating budget spending increase
Supreme court refuses to take up Seattle income tax case
Supreme court refuses to take up Seattle income tax case
Analyst: Tax relief can help Washington businesses, consumers
Analyst: Tax relief can help Washington businesses, consumers
New lawsuit targets Sound Transit’s MVET schedules
New lawsuit targets Sound Transit’s MVET
2020 legislative session roundup
2020 legislative session roundup
Aerospace tax bill passes legislature
Aerospace tax bill passes legislature
Plastic bag ban or paper bag tax?
Plastic bag ban or paper bag tax?
Proposal would incentivize hydropower investments
Proposal would incentivize hydropower investments
As battle over LCFS continues, stakeholders turn out in force
As battle over LCFS continues, stakeholders turn out in force
Washington’s future in “final frontier” economy
Washington’s future in “final frontier” economy
Hefty bank tax stands as judge upholds title-only bills
Hefty bank tax stands as judge upholds title-only bills