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2023-02-07 The Washington's Working Families Tax Credit Program Overview Webinar with DOR's Katie Koontz
Tuesday, February 07, 2023, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM PST
Category: Events


WAATP - Signature Monthly Meeting : Washington's Working Families Tax Credit Program Overview Webinar with DOR's Katie Koontz


Presented by Washington Association of Accounting and Tax Professionals 


Tuesday, February 7, 2023 Webinar



Location : Live Streamed Webinar 



Event schedule: 


  • Beginning of Webinar: 11:00 am
  • The Washington's Working Families Tax Credit Program Overview Webinar with DOR's Katie Koontz: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Round Table Tax Talk: 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm


Speaker: Katie Koontz, DOR, Program Coordinator Washington's Working Families Tax Credit Division


Presenter Bio: Katie Koontz is the Program Coordinator for the Department of Revenue’s new Working Families Tax Credit (WFTC) Division. Katie manages the unit responsible for processing the WFTC applications. She has been with the Department of Revenue for 8 years, and came to WFTC from the Department’s Interpretations and Technical Advice division. Katie has Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Pacific Lutheran University, and a Master’s Degree in Law from the University of St. Thomas.


CPE Credits: 1 CE depending on credentials



Course Description:

  • An overview of Washington’s brand-new Working Families Tax Credit Program. This overview will cover who is eligible and tools available to determine eligibility; a walk-through of the application process and application methods including paper, online, and modernized E-file; how an applicant can check the status of their application; WFTC fraud checks; and applicant appeal rights. This overview will also provide essential resources to aid tax practitioners and preparers who will assist clients in applying for the Working Families Tax Credit. 


Learning Objectives:

Attendees will be gain knowledge of the laws, rules, systems, and resources that the Working Families Tax Credit program uses, in order to spread awareness of the program and assist eligible applicants in applying for the credit.


Level: Basic to Intermediate



If you would like to ask questions ahead of time please send them to [email protected]



Registration fee: 


WAATP Members, $0 


Non-Members, $15 


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Fees and Schedule - This WAATP Internet-Live webcast will begin and end promptly at stated time. 


 Cancellation and Refund Policy: Registration fees will be refunded in full for up to 3 days in advance of the seminar. Registrations may be transferred 1-3 days prior to the seminar date. NO REFUNDS/TRANSFERS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER THE SEMINAR MATERIALS AND WEBINAR LINK HAS BEEN SENT AND THE SEMINAR BEGINS. NO EXCEPTIONS



Contact: WAATP Office - [email protected] - 509-993-2307