|Wash. considers making Oregonians pay sales tax||| Print ||
|Friday, February 03, 2012|
Washington lawmakers are considering a plan to make Oregonians who shop in the state pay sales tax.
Oregonians can usually just show their ID and businesses in Washington don't charge them a sales tax.
Washington lawmakers think they can make about $18 million by stopping that. Out-of-state shoppers would pay the sales tax and then they would need to go online and apply for a partial refund later. But to get it Oregonians would have to spend $384 or more within a year.
Read more at KATU.
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From Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute: OTRADI today announced its plans to open and operate a 13,000 square-foot multi-tenant bioscience complex in the Willamette Wharf building at 4640 SW Macadam Avenue. Slated to be complete in spring 2013, the OTRADI Bioscience Incubator (OBI) will house up to six companies.
MEDIAmerica, publisher of Oregon Business and Oregon Home magazines, announces a new retail website: HalfOffOregon.com. The website offers lodging, dining, recreation and many other items at half off their regular cost.
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