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I belong to a racing association in state. Is our

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I belong to a racing association in Washington state. Is our association required to charge and pay sales tax for memberships, entry fees and sale of spectator tickets?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 5 months ago.

In Washington sales taxed are applied to some services.

In particular

see here

Service charges on tickets to professional sporting events are subject to retail sales tax.

See for reference

http://dor.wa.gov/content/findtaxesandrates/retailsalestax/retailservices.aspx

Membership fees are not subject to sales tax.

Does that answer your question?

Expert:  Lev replied 5 months ago.

In particular

see here

Service charges on tickets to professional sporting events are subject to retail sales tax.

See for reference

http://dor.wa.gov/content/findtaxesandrates/retailsalestax/retailservices.aspx

Membership fees are not subject to sales tax.

Does that answer your question?

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