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Washington Business and Occupation Tax

Many Canadian businesses are unaware of the Washington Business and Occupation (“B&O”) Tax when they do business with customers in the State of Washington. The B&O tax is a gross receipts tax levied by various levels of government in Washington. It is calculated based on the gross proceeds of sales, gross revenue of the business, or the value of products generated from business activities occurred within the state. Generally there are no deductions for the cost of doing business, such… Read More