(January 1 – June 30, 2013)
The department's rule-making agenda is also available on its web site. The information on this site is 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. This includes rules that added or deleted as a result of resource allocation, legislation, court decisions, or changes in rule-making priorities.
If you have questions about this rule-making agenda,
please contact Alan Lynn, department of revenue, rules
|Subject of Rule Making||Rule
|Description of Anticipated Changes|
|WAC 458-40-660 Timber excise tax -- Stumpage value tables -- Stumpage value adjustments.||Mark Bohe||Anticipated||Must be updated by the first of January and July of each year.|
|WAC 458-20-270 Telephone program excise tax rates.||Gayle Carlson||Anticipated||Must be updated by the first of July each year.|
|Chapter 458-16A WAC (five
Property tax -- Exemptions -- Homes for the aging, senior citizens and disabled persons.
|Jay Jetter||WSR 13-02-086||Recognize 2012/2011/2010/2009 legislation.|
|Chapter 458-18 WAC (three
Property tax -- Abatements, credits, deferrals and refunds.
|Jay Jetter||WSR 13-02-087||Recognize 2012/2010 legislation.|
|Chapter 458-18A WAC (four
Property tax -- Limited income deferral program.
|Jay Jetter||WSR 13-02-088||Recognize 2012/2010 legislation.|
|WAC 458-20-10101 Business licensing service (BLS) -- Total fee payable -- Handling of fees.||Marilou Rickert||Anticipated||Consider fee increases to be used to improve BLS system technology and infrastructure.|
|WAC 458-20-140 Photographers and photofinishers.||Rich Cason||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-141 Duplicating activities and mailing bureaus.||Rich Cason||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-155 Information
and computer services.
WAC 458-20-15501 Computer hardware.
WAC 458-20-15502 Computer software.
WAC 458-20-15503 Digital products.
|Caleb Allen||WSR 11-02-077||WSR 12-17-161||Recognize 2010/2009 legislation.|
|WAC 458-20-168 Hospitals, nursing homes, boarding homes, adult family homes and similar health care facilities.||Kristine Rompa||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-178 Use tax.||Gayle Carlson||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-179 Public utility
WAC 458-20-17901 Public utility tax -- Energy conservation and cogeneration deductions.
WAC 458-20-180 Motor transportation, urban transportation.
|Gayle Carlson||WSR 10-18-033||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-183 Amusement, recreation, and physical fitness services.||Kristine Rompa||WSR 11-19-063||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-185 Tobacco
WAC 458-20-186 Cigarette tax.
|Marilou Rickert||Anticipated||Update, recognize 2012 legislation.|
|WAC 458-20-18801 Prescription drugs, prosthetics, and medically prescribed oxygen.||Kristine Rompa||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-193 Inbound and outbound interstate sales of tangible personal property.||Gayle Carlson||WSR 12-03-007
|Possible limited amendment to establish a one-year trailing nexus period for all taxes.|
|WAC 458-20-217 Lien for taxes.||Marilou Rickert||Anticipated||Recognize 2011/2010 legislation.|
|WAC 458-20-228 Returns, payments, penalties, extensions, interest, stay of collection.||Kristine Rompa||Anticipated||Recognize 2011/2010/2009 legislation.|
|WAC 458-20-22801 Tax
WAC 458-20-22802 Electronic funds transfer.
|Kristine Rompa||Anticipated||Recognize 2011/2009 legislation.|
|WAC 458-20-240 Manufacturer's new employee tax credits.||Joseph Vidal||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-241 Radio and television broadcasting.||Joseph Vidal||Anticipated||Amend consistent with JLARC finding.|
|WAC 458-20-257 Warranties and maintenance agreements.||Gayle Carlson||WSR 12-06-072||WSR 12-23-051||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-258 Travel agents and tour operators.||Melinda Mandell||Anticipated||Update.|
|WAC 458-20-273 Renewable energy system cost recovery.||Mark Bohe||WSR 12-16-007||Update.|
|Chapter 458-20 WAC, new tax avoidance transactions.||Kate Adams||Anticipated||Recognize 2010 legislation.|
|Real estate excise tax.
WAC 458-61A-102 Definitions.
WAC 458-61A-205 Government transfers.
|Marilou Rickert||Anticipated||Correct definition of "governmental entity" and clarify application of REET for federal instrumentalities.|
|Chapter 308-30 WAC, Consolidated licensing service.||Marilou Rickert||Anticipated||Repeal chapter and readopt needed information into another chapter.|