(1) A local exchange company shall file tax returns on a cash receipts or accrual basis according to which method of accounting is regularly employed in keeping the books of the company. A local exchange company filing returns on a cash receipts basis is not required to pay telephone program excise taxes on debts that are deductible as worthless for federal income tax purposes.
(2) A local exchange company is entitled to a credit or refund for telephone program excise taxes previously paid on debts that are deductible as worthless for federal income tax purposes.
[2004 c 254 § 8.]
| Effective date -- 2004 c 254: See note following RCW 82.72.010.|