Tag Archives: Washington State Taxes

Assault on the B&O High Technology Tax Credit

By Bob Heller and Dan Wright at Clark Nuber, and Joe Wallin and Garry Fujita at DWT The high technology B&O tax credit has long been a useful tool to encourage investment by Washington’s high technology companies in research and … Continue reading

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New, Higher Tax Proposals Floating Around Olympia

By Joe Wallin In 2010, Washington voters resoundingly rejected adopting an income tax (I-1098) on individuals earning more than $200,000 per year, or couples earning more than $400,000. However, the issue is once again potentially alive. Tucked deep in Governor Gregoire’s … Continue reading

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DOR: Raiding the Seat Cushions

By Garry Fujita Just like every state and municipality in the nation, Washington State is struggling to shore up what seems to be a dwindling revenue stream due to lower property values, fewer business transactions, fewer working people paying taxes, … Continue reading

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Think You’re Having a Bad Day?

Consider this thought: for the last several decades, you have not been paying sales tax on food, because the state exempts food sales from the tax. Okay, that is not an earth shattering thought. However, imagine that the legislature has … Continue reading

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