Washington's Estate Tax: Protecting Our State's Resources
Publication Date: March 2005
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Author(s): Stacey Jones
Keywords: Tax structure; State economy; Wealth distribution
Provides a brief history of Washington's estate tax, resolves misconceptions regarding those affected by the tax, and explains the benefits for small businesses and family farms under a revised system. Also discusses the importance of the estate tax in maintaining essential public services and creating conditions conducive to long-term economic growth.