Posts Tagged ‘Taxes’

2018 Election – Initiative 1634 Would Ban Soda Taxes

You now have four days to return your ballot for this year’s general election. There are four initiatives and an advisory vote on the ballot this year. In part three of our series, we take a closer look at Initiative 1634, which would ban cities and other municipalities from creating taxes on soda and other…

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To Fund City Streets, Wenatchee Approves New Tax On Confluence Health

The Wenatchee city council last night approved a tax agreement with Confluence Health. As a non-profit, the healthcare facilities do not pay property taxes. A majority of the city’s street maintenance and improvement funding comes from property taxes. Starting in 2018, the city will now collect PILT, or Payment In Lieu of Taxes, of $330,000…

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