WSR 07-04-117

AGENDA

DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE


[ Filed February 7, 2007, 11:32 a.m. ]

The department of revenue's rules development agenda identifies rules under development by the department of revenue (department), and those rules for which the department anticipates initiating some rule-making action by June 30, 2007. Rules may be added or deleted as a result of resource allocation, legislation, court decisions, or changes in rule-making priorities.

The department's rule-making agenda can also be found via the department's laws and rules web site at http://dor.wa.gov/content/laws/RuleMaking/agenda.aspx. The information provided here will be continually updated as the department files rule-making notices or as it otherwise adds or deletes rules that it anticipates some action over the next six months.

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Rules Development Agenda


Rule Number Subject Rule Drafter Explanation Status
Property Tax
458-12-New Destroyed property. Jim Winterstein

(360) 570-5880

Clarify how exemption applies. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-16-115 Household goods and personal effects exemption. Jim Winterstein

(360) 570-5880

Recognize 2006 legislation. Expedited rule making anticipated.
458-16-270 Nonprofit school and college exemption. Jim Winterstein

(360) 570-5880

Recognize 2006 legislation. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-16A-100, 458-16A-120, 458-16A-140 Senior citizen exemption. Jim Winterstein

(360) 570-5880

Recognize 2006 legislation. Expedited rule making anticipated.
Excise Tax

(e.g., B&O, Public Utility, Retail Sales, and Use Taxes)

458-20-119 Sales of meals. Rich Cason

(360) 664-0331

Update. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-20-124 Restaurants. Rich Cason

(360) 664-0331

Update. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-20-136 Manufacturing. Rich Cason

(360) 664-0331

Update. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-20-166 Sales of lodging. Kate Adams

(360) 570-6115

Update. CR-102 public hearing anticipated.
458-20-168 Hospitals, medical care facilities, adult family homes. Kate Adams

(360) 570-6115

Recognize 2006 legislation. Expedited rule making anticipated.
458-20-173 Installing, cleaning, repairing, or altering tangible personal property. Kate Adams

(360) 570-6115

Update. CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-179

458-20-17901

Public utility tax energy conservation and cogeneration deductions. Gayle Carlson

(360) 570-6126

Update. CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-17902 Brokered natural gas use tax. Pat Moses

(360) 570-6116

Update. CR-102 public hearing held December 5, 2006. Adoption anticipated.
458-20-183 Amusement, recreation, and physical fitness services. Chris Coffman

(360) 570-5170

Update. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-20-207 Legal, arbitration, and mediation services. Mark Bohe

(360) 570-6133

Update. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-20-210 Sales to/by farmers. Gayle Carlson

(360) 570-6126

Update. CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-228 - with attachment Returns, payments, penalties, extensions, interest, stay of collection. Pat Moses

(360) 570-6116

Recognize 2006 legislation. CR-105 - comments due by February 19, 2007.
458-20-229 Refunds. Mark Bohe

(360) 570-6133

Update and clarify refund claim requirements. 2nd CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-257 Warranties and maintenance agreements. Chris Coffman

(360) 570-6150

Update. CR-102 public hearing anticipated.
458-20-258 Travel agents and tour operators. Kate Adams

(360) 570-6115

Update. CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-269 Aerospace industry incentives. Allan Lau

(360) 570-6134

Clarify the various incentives. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-20-270 Telephone program excise tax rates. Gayle Carlson

(360) 570-6126

Revised annually. Must be revised by the 1st of July each year.
458-20-271 Agricultural burning exemption. Gayle Carlson

(360) 570-6126

Update information now in Rule 122 and address in a new rule. 2nd CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-274 Staffing services. Stephen Zagelow

(360) 570-6117

Recognize City of Tacoma v. William Rogers Company, Inc., 148 Wn.2d 169. CR-102 public hearing expected.
458-20-276 Tax incentives for biotechnology product and medical device manufacturers. Allan Lau

(360) 570-6134

Explain the tax deferral program provisions of chapter 82.75 RCW. CR-101 public meeting expected.
Forest Tax
458-40-640 Timber excise tax -- Stumpage value area (map). Mark Bohe

(360) 570-6133

Update. CR-101 public meeting expected.
458-40-660 Timber excise tax -- Stumpage value tables -- Stumpage value adjustments. Mark Bohe

(360) 570-6133

Revised semi-annually. Must be revised by the 1st of January and July each year.
Real Estate Excise Tax
458-61A-106 Sales of improvements to land. Margaret Partlow

(360) 570-6123

Editing subsection (3) to recognize that either sales or use tax may apply. Expedited rule making anticipated.
458-61A-109 Trading/exchanging property and boundary line adjustments. Margaret Partlow

(360) 570-6123

Editing -- Add internal cross-reference. Expedited rule making anticipated.
458-61A-113 Real estate excise tax on sales of standing timber. Margaret Partlow

(360) 570-6123

Update. CR-101 public meeting scheduled January 24, 2007.
Other
458-276 Public records disclosure - Rule drafts are not available for CR-101 public meetings. Suzanne Mager

(360) 705-6641

Update and recognize model rules adopted by attorney general. CR-102 public hearing expected.

Alan R. Lynn

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office