Michelle DeLappe Discusses Establishing a Washington State Judicial Branch Tax Court in Skookum Tax News.
Seattle, WA, January 11, 2016 - Michelle DeLappe authored an article in the inaugural edition of Skookum Tax News, her bimonthly column published in State Tax Notes, a Tax Analysts publication. Her article, “Giving Washington Taxpayers Their Day in Tax Court,” examines the legislative effort to establish a judicial branch tax court in the State of Washington, which is geared at creating a fairer and more streamlined system for resolving tax disputes. Michelle dispels concerns that such a court may be too intimidating or complicated for taxpayers and emphasizes the need for judicial independence and specialized expertise where taxes are concerned.
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