(1) As an independent state agency, the board reviews, holds hearings on, and decides state tax appeals filed by taxpayers and taxing authorities. The board consists of three members, an executive director, tax referees, and staff hired by the board. The three members of the board are appointed by the governor, with the consent of the senate, for a term of six years.
(2) The executive director is the board's chief executive officer and is responsible for implementing board directions and for directing the board's staff.
(3) The board holds regular meetings at 10:00 a.m. on the second Thursday of each March, June, September, and December. The meetings are held at the board's office at 910 5th Avenue S.E., Olympia, WA 98504-0915.
[Statutory Authority: [RCW 82.03.170.] 99-13-098, § 456-12-035, filed 6/15/99, effective 7/16/99.]