Department of Revenue to offer workshop for business owners

Free session will be held Sept. 16

Washington state excise taxes and reporting classifications will be among the topics of a free workshop for owners of new and small businesses.

The session will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to noon, in a training room at the Washington State Department of Revenue, 8008 N.E. Fourth Plain Blvd., Ste. 340, Vancouver.

Additional topics will be deductions, tax incentives, sales tax collection and record-keeping requirements. Business owners in Washington are responsible for knowing which taxes to report.

Attendees will receive workbooks and reference guides to the department’s rules and regulations. Each participant can also earn one continuing professional education credit.

Questions can be directed to Rick Stedman at 705-6624 or To register, call 256-2060 or visit