Stories tagged: House Finance Committee
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Washington counties, cities could levy higher property taxes under bill approved by House committee
City and county governments would be able to approve larger increases in property taxes without asking voters under a bill approved by the House committee that oversees tax policy.
Thu., May 30, 2013
House group OKs estate tax rewrite
OLYMPIA – With less than two weeks left in the special session and Gov. Jay Inslee urging them to “pick up the pace,” legislators showed some slight progress but faced …
Wed., April 24, 2013
Tax extension for breweries off the table
OLYMPIA – Some businesses and their customers could see higher taxes starting this summer as the state tries to increase the money it spends on public schools, but beer-makers and …
Sat., April 20, 2013
Washington lawmakers face taxing dilemma
OLYMPIA – The Legislature looked at raising a wide array of taxes Friday. Taxes on beer, on gasoline and on bottled water. On doctors and lawyers, on janitors and on …