Wednesday, December 19, 2012

UPDATED: BLS Toll-Free Phone System Down Temporarily

UPDATED: All phone issues were resolved at 1 p.m. Wednesday.
The (800) 451-7985 number is working again.
--------- Partners,

Our toll-free phone line is not able to receive phone calls at this time. Our technicians are working the issue.
(800) 451-7985
We expect this to be working again soon and will update this space.

Please advise the public that can be used as alternative for the short term. Information is also posted at


~BLS Partnership Services

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Network Maintenance Beginning Night of Dec 13.

Network maintenance will be performed Thursday, December 13, 2012, beginning at 10:00 pm until 2:00 am, Friday, December 14, 2012.

Expect interruptions to the following services:
  • DOR Internet Web sites and services such as DOR.WA.GOV, efile Services, business licensing, and Payment Services
  • Email and voicemail
  • Connections between DOR and other state agencies

Thank you,

~BLS Partnership Services

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Server maintenance beginning evening of Dec. 6

Server maintenance will be performed Thursday, December 6, 2012, beginning at 7:00 pm until 6:00 am, Friday, December 7, 2012.

Expect interruptions to the following services:
  • Websites such as Business Licensing Service, efile, and
  • Connections between Revenue and other state agencies.
  • Revenue’s email and voicemail systems

Thank you,
~BLS Partnership Services



Monday, December 3, 2012

Nov. 30 Reports Error Fixed

City Partners:

BLS systems failed to properly generate and distribute month-end reports on Friday, Nov. 30.

If your city was among the 42 cites recieving incomplete email notices Friday, we apologize.

*** The issue was fixed on Saturday and corrected reports were issued dated Dec. 1 ***

Disregard and delete the incorrect files generated on Nov. 30. Used the files dated Dec. 1 only.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

~BLS Partnership Services