Washington legislators may introduce a digital advertising tax bill in the state’s upcoming legislative session. H-0028.1 (advance copy; not yet introduced). Currently, digital advertising services are not subject to Washington sales tax.
Digital advertising services are only subject to Business and Occupation (B&O) tax at the ‘service and other activities’ tax rate. However, the new legislation would tax digital advertising services as “digital automated services.”
Read the full alert in the North America Tax News and Development Newsletter .