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  • Seattle Head Tax Sawant Businesses

    BREAKING: Seattle City Council Votes Unanimously to Authorize a Head Tax on Business for Having Employees

    The Seattle city council just voted 9-0 on an expansive tax that would seek to tax the city’s businesses that make over 20 million dollars a year in gross revenues. An earlier proposal that passed last week would have taxed businesses around $500 per employee per year. That measure — which passed 6-3 — Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan threatened to veto. More