New Business

Personal Property Listing

Anyone operating a business in the State of Washington is required to provide an annual listing of personal property to the county assessor for assessment and taxation purposes. (Washington State Law RCW 84.40.020 and 84.40.040)

In order to report a new or previously unreported business in Spokane County, complete and submit the New Business Account Registration form (Excel download). Every business, whether sole proprietorship, corporation, association, partnership, trust or estate is required to list all personal property which is under their ownership, possession or control on January 1 of each year.

Note: Leasing companies will not be registered to eFile. See Instructions to Lessors of Leased Equipment for additional information.