The WSCPA's goal is to provide members with the most current news and advocacy resources. Find news and updates on a variety of issues such as legislation, proposals, and changes to regulation here on the WSCPA advocacy blog, All Things Advocacy.

All Things Advocacy

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    Impacts of New Taxes on Service Sector

    by Ashley Kittrell | Jun 26, 2019
    See the fiscal impact of recently passed legislation to fund higher education (E2SHB 2158) on the service sector.
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    Making an Impact for the Profession at Hill Day

    by Brandon Gebhardt CPA, CMA, CFE, CSCA | Jun 17, 2019
    Hill Day is a great opportunity to connect with fellow CPAs, learn about the issues facing the profession, and build connections with your legislators. Read about Brandon Gebhardt's Hill Day experience.
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    Protecting the Profession

    by Ashley Kittrell | May 28, 2019
    At the time this article was written, the 2019 Legislature was more than halfway through their 105-day session. The number of bills introduced during legislative sessions is overwhelming. Representatives and staff review, write, and hear hundreds of proposals within a limited time frame.
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    2019 Legislative Session Recap

    by Ashley Kittrell | May 23, 2019
    The 105-day legislative session ended as scheduled on April 28 for the first time in ten years. More than 2,000 bills were considered throughout the session addressing homelessness, criminal justice reforms, broadband internet service, education, opioids, healthcare, and climate change. Read more about some of the issues that WSCPA monitored and provided feedback on throughout the session.
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    The Latest in Advocacy: DOR Business Advisory Council, Hill Day 2019, and CPAPAC

    by Ashley Kittrell | Oct 19, 2018
    The WSCPA is excited to announce that three WSCPA members have been appointed to the Business Advisory Council, recently formed by the Department of Revenue. Each member brings years of expertise and experience and will provide valuable feedback and insight.
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