The Seattle office of the Washington State Department of Revenue is hosting a free workshop for new and small-business owners from 1 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 2101 Fourth Ave., Suite 1400.

Participants will learn about Washington excise taxes, reporting classifications, deductions, tax incentives, sales-tax collection and record-keeping requirements. 

All will receive a workbook and helpful reference guide to Department of Revenue rules and regulations.

To register, visit the Department of Revenue website at or call (206) 727-5300. Space is limited. 

For those who can’t attend this workshop, there is a complete schedule of workshops statewide and a short streaming video version of the workshop available on the website.