Spokane Journal of Business

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Guidance on Washington’s Capital Gains Tax

Spokane financial advisers and accountants say they’re somewhat surprised the Washington state Supreme Court upheld the state’s new tax on certain capital gains, and they’re renewing efforts to examine its effects on high-net worth clients, sales ...


Parting Thoughts with Spokane Media Federal Credit Union’s Debie Keesee

After 26 years as the CEO of Spokane Media Federal Credit Union, Debie Keesee will step down from her post, effective Friday, April 14. Keesee launched her career in the credit union industry in 1978 when she was 19 years old. She attended Eastern...


What’s Happening With: Bozzi Media

It’s been over two years since Jordan Bozzi was thrust into the publishing business following the death of his parents, Emily and Vince, due to complications from COVID-19 during the height of the pandemic. ...


Arc of Spokane to open new thrift store in Valley

The Arc of Spokane is expanding into Spokane Valley with its second thrift store. The Spokane-based nonprofit is leasing the former Safeway grocery store space at 1441 N. Argonne, in the same building as a Rite Aid store and an Altitude trampoline park. ...


Fat Cat submits new applications for garage condos

Fat Cat of Spokane has redesigned its proposed garage condo development on the West Plains, scrapping plans for commercial spaces to focus instead on 40 new storage units to sell or lease at 9014 W. Hilton, in Spokane. ...


Selling business takes cautious consideration

So you’re thinking about selling your business. First off, congrats. If you’re selling your business, then a chapter—or more like a novel—is coming to an end. ...

Mercer to expand its plant in Valley

Spokane Valley-based Mercer Mass Timber LLC, a subsidiary of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Mercer International Inc., plans to construct a $7.5 million addition to its cross-laminated timber manufacturing facility, according to a building ...

Beacon Cancer Care adds specialty in Cd’A

Beacon Cancer Care has expanded its services by opening Beacon Rheumatology in the Chinook Medical Building, at 980 W. Ironwood Drive, in Coeur d’Alene. Board-certified rheumatologist Dr. Dustin Dinning joined the practice to launch Beacon ...


Longer life span underscores need for financial reassessment

Long-term risk. This refers to the ongoing challenge we always have as investors. It’s not what most folks like to hear, but understanding and accepting that there is no way you can control the markets—or your investments—is ...


Manito Garden focuses on affordable livability

At Manito Garden Apartments, a facility for low-income seniors located at 500 E. 29th, the staff and property managers work together to provide and maintain an affordable place for residents to live. ...

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