Don’t pay sales tax on production equipment used at your newspaper

Newspapers are special and in Washington State that means you don’t have to pay sales tax on any computers or peripherals used in making your newspaper. Almost any workstation in a newspaper can qualify if they are performing primarily production tasks. Production tasks include writing and editing news stories, producing graphics, ads, processing photos, outputting […]

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3-day Media Law School set at Univ. of South Carolina Sept. 30; costs covered

Washington Newspaper Publishers Association

The 2015 Media Law School, hosted by the University of South Carolina School of Law and College of Information and Communications and sponsored by the American Board of Trial Advocates, will provide selected journalists with the opportunity to develop a better understanding of the key stages of civil and criminal proceedings and to learn enough […]

Golden Quill

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COLUMBIA, Mo. — The publisher of The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle in Omak, Wash., received the top international award for weekly newspaper editorial/column writing during a gala celebration Saturday night at the Missouri School of Journalism. Roger Harnack, 47, was presented the Golden Quill by Chad Stebbins and Gary Sosniecki on behalf of the International Society […]

Newspapers win extension on preferential tax treatment

Washington Newspaper Publishers Association

Dave Zeeck is well aware of this as Allied President this year and of course Jill Mackie of The Seattle Times worked on it from the very start, but we were successful in winning an extension of the 0.35% Business and Occupations (B&O) preferential tax rate on digital and print revenue in the Legislature. It was […]

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Journalist Elizabeth Widel recognized in Congress

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Our very own Elizabeth Widel was recognized on the House floor today in Congress by Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside. Here’s the Youtube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMQnwR3F-0w   Elizabeth still writes for the Chronicle.