Business owners in Washington have many responsibilities including knowing which taxes they must report. To help reach more businesses statewide the Washington State Department of Revenue (Revenue) will host on March 12 a free live webinar for new and small business owners. This is the first time Revenue has done a business outreach session online. Revenue plans to further leverage the Web to make it easier for businesses by hosting several of these sessions online this year. “We’ve offered in-person workshops for a number of years and offering online webinars will make it easier for small businesses to fit a workshop into their busy schedules” Revenue Director Carol K. Nelson said. Registration: To register visit www.dor.wa.gov/webinar and provide the following: Your nameCompany namePhone numberEmail address Space is limited and the deadline to register is Friday Feb. 28 2014. Participants will learn about Washington excise taxes reporting classifications deductions sales tax collection and record-keeping requirements. The webinar facilitator will answer specific questions related to your business at the end of the webinar. The Revenue website at www.dor.wa.gov/Workshops offers a complete schedule of in-person business workshops held around the state and short video versions of the workshops. About Revenue The Department of Revenue is Washington state’s primary tax administration agency nationally recognized for innovation and service quality. In fiscal year 2013 Revenue collected more than $18 billion in tax revenues that support public schools social services health care corrections public safety and natural resources conservation.