VIDEO: KING 5: New bill could boost local cap on Washington property taxes, featuring Sen. John Braun

Feb 8, 2024

Since 2001, after voters passed Initiative 747, city and local governments have only been able to raise property taxes 1% a year. But a bill in Olympia would raise that cap to 3%. ”They just want more money and the people of the state of Washington have said no,” said Senate Republican Leader John Braun.