Initiative 1098: The Right Fix for Washington's Flawed Tax Structure
Publication Date: August 2010
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Author(s): Marilyn Watkins
Keywords: prpoerty tax; small business
Initiative 1098 would reduce taxes for the majority of Washingtonians by lowering property taxes and exempting small businesses from the business and occupation tax. And it would raise new revenue dedicated to education and health services by adding an income tax on the wealthiest 3% of households.