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Washington State Tax Credits Expired, January 2015


 January 1, 2015.

Two Washington State high technology tax credits expired on January 1, 2015. These programs were open only to businesses conducting qualified research and development and/or pilot scale manufacturing in the following fields: advanced computing, advanced materials, biotechnology, electronic device technology, and environmental technology.

Expired tax credits:

  • The High Technology B&O Tax Credit for qualified research and development (R&D) expenditures.
  • The High Technology Sales and Use Tax Deferral on construction of eligible facilities and purchases of qualified machinery and equipment.

Additional information is available in a Washington State Department of Revenue.

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Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.