|Date of birth||24 April 1952|
|Place of birth||Kafr Kanna, Israel|
|Faction represented in Knesset|
He was first elected to the Knesset in the 2003 elections on Balad's list and retained his seat in the 2006 elections. He caused controversy in July 2006 by stating that the abduction of IDF troops by Palestinian militants was a legitimate form of resistance. In December 2008 he announced that he would not run in the 2009 elections.
Taha still lives in Kafr Kanna and is married with four children.
- "Progress for Israel's Arabs depends on changing the entire discriminatory approach of the government over the past 58 years, and not on the appointment of a minister or deputy minister," on the appointment of Raleb Majadele as Minister without Portfolio in January 2007, Israel's first Arab minister.
- "MK won't retract remark that seizing IDF troops is legitimate". Haaretz. 9 July 2006.
- Sharon Roffe-Ofir (13 December 2008). "Balad MK Taha announces resignation". Ynetnews. Retrieved 16 January 2016.
- Matti Friedman (29 January 2007). "Israeli Cabinet Approves Muslim Minister". The Washington Post. Retrieved 16 January 2016.
- Wasil Taha on the Knesset website