Taxes

Brown bill would balance tax laws for city and county governments The Senate Governmental Operations Committee heard testimony Monday on a bill that would allow local taxing districts to recover lost revenue without exceeding their levy limit. Eighth District Sen. Sharon Brown sponsored Senate Bill 5705 on behalf of the Washington Association of County Officials. “Taxing districts, such as city and... Read More...
Brown champions tax exemption for disabled veterans New 8th District Senator Sharon Brown, R-Kennewick, is picking up right where her predecessor left off in looking out for the needs of disabled veterans. The Senate Ways and Means Committee will hold a hearing Thursday to discuss Senate Bill 5072, introduced by Brown’s predecessor, former Sen. Jerome Delvin. It... Read More...
Sharon Brown on tax breaks for disabled vets Washington State’s 8th District Senator Sharon Brown, R-Kennewick, and newest member of the Majority Coalition Caucus, talks about her support of a bill to help disabled veterans by giving them a tax break when they need to purchase adaptive equipment for their vehicles in order to enter, exit or drive. Read More...