Liias bill promotes car tax changes
Last updated 2/26/2020 at 10:16am
Lawmakers on the Senate Transportation committee approved SB 6606 last week, a measure introduced by state Sen. Marko Liias (D-Mukilteo) that seeks to keep light rail construction in the Puget Sound area on track while also implementing a fairer vehicle valuation system for car tab fees.
“When I talk to my constituents, they don’t want to be stuck in traffic.” Liias said. “They want light rail to come to us, but they also want their cars to be valued fairly. Not on inflated values.
“We want our light rail, but we also want the tax system to be fair. And that’s what Senate Bill...