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Axe the Tampon Tax Before it Bleeds Women Dry

Axe the Tampon Tax Before it Bleeds Women Dry

February 9, 2017

This is a tax that affects half of the state population, and over half the population of EWU. Washington state collects millions of dollars annually in sales tax on feminine hygiene products.

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W-2 not needed to submit FAFSA on priority deadline

By Eric Long, Chief Copy Editor

January 18, 2015

Filed under News

Students who want to fill out their Free Application for Student Aid, but think they cannot due to not having a W-2, can estimate in the taxes section of the online form. Many students, such as junior Megan Darrow, who is waiting for her W-2 to come in from a seasonal job she works in Vancouver, Washington, did not know estimates could be used. “Last year we had a problem...

EWU accounting volunteers prepare taxes

EWU accounting volunteers prepare taxes

March 17, 2013

Nineteen accounting students from Eastern volunteer at United Way this tax season, preparing tax forms for low-income taxpayers, non-English speakers...

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