Daily Tax Report: State

Washington Governor Signs Law Extending Electric Marine Battery Sales and Use Tax Incentive

April 8, 2020, 5:00 AM

The Washington Governor April 3 signed a law extending the electric marine battery incentive for sales and use tax purposes. The law includes measures: 1) extending to July 1, 2030, from July 1, 2025, the retail sales and use tax exemption for the sale and use of vessel electric propulsion systems; 2) expanding the exemption to include the sale of additional types of batteries; and 3) defining key terms for the exemption. The law takes effect July 1. [/WA\FINAL\2020R1HB2486///, enacted 04/03/20]

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