Lost Revenue, Lost Opportunities: Tax Exemptions in Washington state
Publication Date: April 2004
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Author(s): Marilyn P. Watkins
Keywords: Tax structure; State revenue; Social services
Evaluates tax breaks side-by-side with the need for lower class size in public schools, children’s health programs, access to college, transportation improvements, and other public investments. Provides background information on tax exemptions in Washington State and discusses major issues to consider in moving toward more balanced and fair tax policies.