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TUESDAY, MARCH 4, 2014

Committee votes to close 4 tax breaks

OLYMPIA -- Bottled water would carry the standard sales tax and out-of-state shoppers would have to apply for a refund of taxes they pay at the register under a proposal approved this morning by the House Finance Committee. On an 8-5 party-line vote, the panel...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 18, 2014

House calls for more info on tax preferences

OLYMPIA -- Some large companies would have to reveal how much their tax preferences are worth under a bill the House approved Tuesday. On a mostly partisan 52-45 vote, the House approved and sent to the Senate a bill requiring publicly traded companies in 32...

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