OLYMPIA – Feb. 13, 2014 – Business owners in Washington have many responsibilities, including knowing which taxes they must report. To help reach more businesses statewide, the Washington State Department of Revenue (Revenue) will host on March 12 a free live webinar for new and small business owners.
This is the first time Revenue has done a bussiness outreach session online. Revenue plans to further leverage the Web to make it easier for businesses by hosting several of these sessions online this year.
“We’ve offered in-person workshops for a number of years, and offering online webinars will make it easier for small businesses to fit a workshop into their busy schedules,” Revenue Director Carol K. Nelson said.
Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Time: 10 – 11 a.m.
Registration: To register, visit www.dor.wa.gov/Webinar and provide the following:
- Your name
- Company name
- Phone number
- Email address
Space is limited, and the deadline to register is Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
Participants will learn about Washington excise taxes, reporting classifications, deductions, sales tax collection and record-keeping requirements. The webinar facilitator will answer specific questions related to your business at the end of the webinar.
The Revenue website at www.dor.wa.gov/Workshops
offers a complete schedule of in-person business workshops held around the state and short video versions of the workshops.
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The Department of Revenue is Washington state’s primary tax administration agency and has been nationally recognized for innovation and service quality. Many of Washington’s programs and essential services are supported by Revenue’s tax collection efforts. In fiscal year 2013, Revenue collected more than $18 billion from nearly 60 different tax sources. These dollars support public schools, social services, health care, corrections, public safety and natural resources conservation.