Plan to increase B&O tax and business license fees moves forward

Wednesday the Affordable Housing, Neighborhoods and Finance Committee approved an increase to the B&O tax, and a revised business license fee regime.   The B&O tax was straightforward; the business license fee took more time and re-work.

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News roundup: District Councils, 520, permit fees

Happy Monday!

Crosscut, Seattle Met, and West Seattle Blog continue the discussion in the wake of Mayor Murray’s announcement last week that his administration is cutting ties with the District Councils.

KING5 reports on the effect of the City Council’s restructuring of event permit fees.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog previews this morning’s presentation to the Council of the latest plans for the renovation of the Montlake end of the 520 bridge project.

Tri-City Herald ran an op-ed piece supporting the Columbia Generating Station.

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