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Seattle Council Set To Kill New Tax On Employee Hours

By James Nani · June 11, 2018, 7:59 PM EDT

The Seattle mayor and a majority of City Council members said Monday that they intend to consider legislation Tuesday repealing an annual $275-per-employee tax on companies making more than $20 million a year, a measure that passed just last month.

Spectators turned out last month before the Seattle City Council passed an employee tax aimed at large companies, but the council appears ready to repeal it. (AP) The potential repeal of the measure, which is set to raise $45 million to $49 million annually for affordable...

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