RULES AND LAWS

RCW’s – Laws and WAC’s – Rules

  • RCW means Revised Code of Washington – Laws enacted by the Washington State Legislature.
  • WAC means Washington Administrative Code – Rules adopted by Washington State agencies.

Printed books of the RCW’s and WAC’s are available at most public libraries.

Links to RCW’s and WAC’s referenced on this website

  • WAC 456-10
    Informal Hearings – Rules of Practice and Procedure
  • WAC 456-09
    Formal Hearings – Rules of Practice and Procedure
  • RCW 84.40.030
    Basis of valuation, assessment, appraisal–One hundred percent of true and fair value–Exceptions–Leasehold estates–Real property–Appraisal–Comparable sales.
  • RCW 84.40.0301
    Determination of value by public official–Review–Revaluation– Presumptions.
  • RCW 84.08.130
    Appeals from county board of equalization to board of tax appeals — Notice. 
  • RCW 82.32.180
    Court appeal–Procedure. 
  •  RCW 84.40.038(3)
    Direct appeal to state board of tax appeals.
  • WAC 458-14-171
    Direct appeals to board of tax appeals. 
  • RCW 82.03
    Board of Tax Appeals 
  • RCW 82.03.190
    Appeal to board from denial of petition or notice of determination as to reduction or refund — Procedure — Notice. 
  • RCW 84.08.010
    Powers of department of revenue — General supervision — Rules and processes — Visitation of counties. 
  • RCW 82.03.130
    Appeals to board — Jurisdiction as to types of appeals — Filing. 
  • RCW 84.36.850
    Review — Appeals. 
  • RCW 84.33.091
    Tables of stumpage values — Revised tables — Legislative review — Appeal. 
  •  RCW 84.34.065
    Determination of true and fair value of farm and agricultural land — Definitions.
  • RCW 79.125.450
    Second-class shorelands on navigable lakes — Sale. 
  • RCW 39.88.060
    Disagreements between taxing districts. 
  • RCW 82.49.060
    Disputes as to appraised value or status as taxable — Petition for conference or reduction of tax — Appeal to board of tax appeals — Independent appraisal. 
  • RCW 1.12.070
    eReports, claims, tax returns, remittances, etc. — Filing.