The state needs to publish a list of the tax incentives currently in place for corporations, complete with the amount of lost tax revenue alongside the expected return. I think once voters see what they are/aren't getting from these incentives, there will be far fewer of these incentives handed out.
They are selling millions of used books every year...and our state is missing out on a pretty hefty chunk of change.
FYI, several other states - including NY, NC and Texas have discovered... more »
Implement a 1% excise tax on all advertising or marketing in the State of Washington. This should specifically include political advertisements in print and broadcast.
The potential Washington State Revenue from taxing advertising would easily exceed $2 million per percent of excise tax.
To visit these Indian Nations will mean going through border crossings, and U.S. Customs & Indian Customs.
And those who live there will also be required to carry their own form of passport from their Indian Nation.
Then our taxpayers... more »
Tax private Mooring Buoys that are on public waterways