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alert Notice: Tax relief is available for businesses impacted by the Eastern Washington wildfires.
[print reseller permits]

New feature allows businesses to print reseller permits

Misplaced your reseller permit? No worries. You can now view or print your reseller permit online through My Account!
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[2015 Bizfair]

Washington Small Business Fair

Please join us on September 26, 2015 for the 19th annual Biz Fair and learn from the experts how to form and run a successful business.
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[Surcharges added to restaurant bills]

 

Surcharges added to restaurant bills to cover “Living Wage,” as well as costs associated with the Affordable Care Act or other expenses are subject to retail sales tax and retailing B&O tax.
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[Do you need to pay state taxes?]

Do you need to register as a business?

Maybe. If you receive a 1099-MISC Income form from someone you worked for, this indicates that you may be engaged in a business activity as an independent contractor.
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[Sign up for a workshop! ]

Sign up for a workshop or webinar!

Learn the basics about Washington state taxes, unclaimed property, E-file and more by signing up for a workshop or webinar.

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[1-800-631-4028?]

Did you get a call from
1-800-631-4028?


No it's not a scam. You just got an excise tax reminder from our automated dialing system. More...
[Marijuana reform information (I-502)]

Taxes due on recreational marijuana

Find information on how taxes apply to marijuana businesses. More...

Find up-to-date information on recreational and medical marijuana in Washington State. More...

[Who owes use tax?]

Who owes use tax?
Maybe you!


If you've made purchases without paying Washington's sales tax, you may owe use tax. More...
Important 2015 tax legislation changes
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Department of Revenue
1-800-647-7706
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Labor and Industries:
http://SmallBusiness.Lni.wa.gov
1-800-987-0145

Employment Security:
http://esd.wa.gov
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How to prepare for an audit

A guide for small businesses

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