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Senate Ways & Means Committee staff prepare many legislative and citizen resource guides in the areas of budget and tax in Washington State. The guides serve as a quick reference for answers to general questions in these areas. Below are the most recent publications.
Bills Passed the 2013 Regular Session, Senate Committee Services
2012 Interim Work Plan, Senate Committee Services
Summary of Select 2012 Interim Activities, Senate Committee Services
Budget Guides Citizen's Guide to the Budget (2013)
Citizen's Guide to K-12 Finance (2012)
Legislative Guide to Washington State Property Taxes (2012)
Overview of Washington's Tax Structure (May 2006)
COLA History in Brief
Family Income Standards
Publications listed here can also be obtained in hardcopy form by contacting the Senate Ways & Means Committee.
(Note: These documents are presented in Adobe pdf format. To view them, you need to have Acrobat Reader, a free viewer from Adobe. To download this viewer, visit Adobe.com.)