Stories tagged: tax incentives
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017
Conor Sen: Few cities can handle an Amazon HQ
Amazon’s Request for Proposal narrows the list significantly in terms of the number of cities realistically able to bid for such a project.
Wed., Aug. 17, 2016, 11:03 a.m.
Lawsuit challenging Idaho tax incentive on competitive grounds dismissed
A lawsuit filed by an Idaho company challenging the state’s tax-reimbursement incentive program – because it was awarded to a new competitor – has been dismissed.
Wed., March 18, 2015
Zombies show support in Olympia
OLYMPIA – Note to grade school students planning a civics trip to the state Capitol during the session: You never know who you’ll see here. The governor. Legislators. Lobbyists. Zombies …
Mon., Nov. 11, 2013, 6:58 a.m.
Gov. Inslee signing Boeing incentive bills
SEATTLE — The Museum of Flight at Boeing Field was selected for a ceremony Monday for Washington Gov. Jay Inslee to sign legislation to help keep production of Boeing’s new …
Tue., July 12, 2011
Movie credits get rolled
The “Twilight” movies about vampires and werewolves are set in Forks, Wash., but are mostly filmed in Oregon. “The Killing,” a cable television murder mystery series, was set in Seattle …
Thu., April 14, 2011
Otter signs jobs bill
BOISE – Idaho Gov. Butch Otter signed a tax incentive bill for new hires Wednesday that’s winning bipartisan praise as a bright spot in addressing the state’s biggest issue this …
Sun., Dec. 5, 2010
Tax incentives spur Yahoo expansion
QUINCY, Wash. – State tax incentives to get more data centers plugged into Grant County’s cheap power seem to be working. Yahoo, the Internet mega-company, began construction last week on …