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SEATTLE | Amazon flexes muscles, Seattle backs down on business tax

SEATTLE — Amazon balked and Seattle is backing down. City leaders said they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses, an about-face just a month after unanimously approving the measure to help pay for efforts to combat a growing homelessness crisis. The … Continue reading SEATTLE | Amazon flexes muscles, Seattle backs down on business tax