Well it is that time of year again. Time for the states to begin announcing their state unemployment insurance taxable wage bases. As they come in we will group them together into different single blogs. This time we have Vermont and Washington. The taxable wage base for Vermont will be $16,400. This is an increase of $400 over the 2014 base of $16,000. Washington will have a taxable wage base of $42,100. This is up $800 from the 2014 wage base of $41,300.