Category: Newsletter

Executive summary

The Carbon Washington carbon tax proposal is revenue neutral, with about 70% of the carbon tax revenue going to reduce the state sales tax by a full percentage point and the remaining revenue divided between reductions in manufacturing taxes and funding for the Working Families Rebate, a state-level bump-up of the federal Earned Income Tax Credit. (more…)

Here’s our new economist sign-on letter with preliminary signers. (More expected once schools come back in session!) If you are a PhD economist and want to sign on, please email info@carbonwa.org.

Economist Sign-Ons 2014