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Breaking News: The City of Seattle Repeals Controversial Head Tax


“Today the Seattle City Council has turned an about-face and will repeal the head tax they passed in May.  Large employers like Amazon have grabbed most of the headlines since the tax was proposed but had it been enforced a lot of small businesses would have also been impacted by the tax.  It appears the city will need to find another way to address the homeless problem that is dragging down the otherwise booming city.” 

Source: https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/seattle-city-council-to-vote-at-noon-on-repeal-of-big-business-head-tax/