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Feb 27

Erica Dial

Governor Inslee's recent budget proposal includes a 1% B&O Tax increase for service-sector businesses. How will this affect your business? Read on if you are interested in speaking out to the Legislature about this proposed increase. The more they hear from YOU - the small business owner - the more impact it will have. read more

Dec 09

Erica Dial

A federal appeals court will review the temporary injunction blocking new overtime regulations on an expedited schedule that wraps things up even faster than the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) had requested. But it still won't reach a decision until after President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration, and that could mean the end of the overtime rule, according to some experts. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted DOL's motion for expedited review December 8. The court scheduled most briefing deadlines as DOL had requested but slated final briefs for January 31, rather than the proposed February 7. (State of Nevada v. U.S. Department of Labor, No. 16-41606 (5th Cir. Dec. 8, 2016)) read more

Nov 17

Erica Dial

Are you ready to implement the new OT law on December 1st, 2016?? Read on for more information. read more

Nov 04

Erica Dial

Gary Chandler, AWB Vice President of Government Affairs, and our speaker at the October Luncheon is requesting feedback from your business regarding issues that will be debated during the 2017 Legislative session. Please take a minute to take his short survey. read more

Oct 27

Erica Dial

Association of Washington Business is offering a Federal Overtime Exemption Webinar on Thursday, November 10th from 10am-11am. This webinar will dig deep into the United States Department of Labor's new overtime regulations and provide strategies and best practices for compliance. read more


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