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Local hospital considers expanding tax base

About 55 percent of the revenue from elective surgeries is not coming in to the hospital due to COVID-19 restrictions.

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter

May 18, 2020

Pullman Regional Hospital will consider expanding the hospital district in order to broaden its tax base, which is the area where people living in it can be taxed by an institution. This will be discussed during the Board of Commissioners meeting in June.  Jeff Elbracht, PRH’s Board of CommisAsione...

Taxes for international students explained

Taxes for international students explained

AMAAN RAHMAN, Evergreen reporter

March 13, 2020

WSU’s Global Services presented a workshop on Thursday at the Spark to help international students possessing an F1 or J1 visa type to file their 2019 taxes. The purpose of filing a tax return is to report all sources of income to the government which includes what has already been paid and wh...

Tax on menstrual products removed

Aydan Garland-Miner, PERIOD president, said the group is working on having free dispensers for menstrual products in all bathrooms on campus.

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

March 12, 2020

Individuals will soon not have to pay additional taxes for menstrual products after a bill passed the House and Senate during the legislative session in early March.  Senate Bill 5147 removes the retail sales and use tax on menstrual products, according to the bill. Placing a tax on products l...

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