Tuesday, November 27, 2012

2013 State Treasurer EFT schedule

The schedule lists dates the data is picked up. It also lists dates the funds are distributed.

This schedule reflects the distribution dates you will see in your Account Financial Control Summary (AFCS) reports for 2013.

Column C shows the BLS run date that picks up the various revenue distributions completed since the previous run date.

Column F provides the corresponding date on which the money processed will be available. The deposit goes into the account arranged with the State Treasurer.

If you have any questions, please contact BLS Partnership Services at DORBLSPartner@dor.wa.gov.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

2012 Conference Wrap-up - Your Input & Our Thanks


Thank you to all of you who were part of the 2012 BLS City Conference.

We provided materials to those partners who couldn't attend, but requested more information.  We've now completed our work tabulating your input and have a brief summary available compiling the conference feedback from all our partners.

As we consider how to keep improving BLS for 2013, this is the perfect time to give thanks to those of you who help BLS work for Washington businesses and communities.

We are sending good tidings of the season to you, your colleagues, and your families on thisThanksgiving holiday weekend.

Warm wishes,

~BLS Partnership Services

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

BLS Welcomes Spokane!

Spokane is the capital of the Inland Empire. The Lilac City is home to more than 200,000 residents, and today it's the newest partner of the Business Licensing Service.

The bustling center of industry, education, and medicine in northeast Washington hosts more than 15,000 businesses. The city joins its neighbors Spokane Valley, Liberty Lake, and Millwood as full BLS partners making local license registrations and renewals easier for enterprises of all sizes.

Friday, November 9, 2012

SAW Maintenance Late Wednesday

Maintenance on Secure Access Washington (SAW) maintenance will be performed Wednesday night, November 14.

It will be unavailable between 9:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Presentations & Content From City Conference Available

Thanks to those of you who replied with interest in receiving the information from the 2012 BLS City Conference. You can look forward to getting information about systems updates, BLS introductions, the conference agenda, and more...

If you notifed us in the past week, we'll be sending the presentations and documents on or before Thursday, Nov. 15.

~BLS Partnership Services Assistant

Thursday, November 1, 2012

BLS City Conference survey in your email

Once again, we extend our gratitude to those who joined us for the BLS 2012 City Conference last week. The discussions generated excellent ideas and questions.

We value your feedback. Please take a few minutes to offer your candid opinions completing the anonymous survey sent to you. If you attended, but didn't get our email Wednesday, please let us know at DORBLSPartner@dor.wa.gov and we'll send a link.

Thanks in advance for your candid comments!

***If you couldn't attend or wish to share some of the information with your coworkers and peers, enter your information here and we'll package up the materials for you next week.***

~BLS Partnership Services