February 25, 2021
Ways and Means rams through bill creating state income tax
By Sen. Mark Schoesler
OLYMPIA–The Ways and Means passed Senate Bill 5096 on February 16, 2021, the Democrat-sponsored proposal requested by Gov. Jay Inslee that would create a state income tax on capital gains. All but one Democrat on the committee voted for it, while all Republicans voted no.
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