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$1,000 tax credit may be available for residential EV charger installations

Posted on August 22, 2023 in Uncategorized

Consumers who purchase qualified residential alternative fuel vehicle refueling equipment between January 1, 2023, and December 31, 2032 may receive a tax credit of up to $1,000.  To claim the federal tax credit for your home EV charger, or other EV charging equipment, file Form 8911 with the IRS when you file your federal income tax return.  Form 8911 includes instructions for filing and eligibility requirements. You will need your receipts that show the purchase price of the EV charger and any fees for installation of the charger. You will also need to know your tax liability for the year […]

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WSADA EV Reference Guide now available

Posted on March 9, 2022 in Uncategorized

WSADA developed a reference guide to help dealership employees, customers, and policymakers learn about various topics related to EVs.  It includes information on tax credits, federal programs, and legislation/executive orders. To review the manual, go to wsada.org/ev-manual. If there are topics you think should be added to the Guide, please email WSADA at info@wsada.org.

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Who should attend NADA Show 2022? You!

Posted on December 15, 2021 in NADA, Uncategorized

By Maryann Malesardi, NADA, Senior Manager, Event Marketing The NADA Show is not just for dealers. This annual auto industry event provides the education, business solutions and networking opportunities to help managers drive success in each dealership department — and accelerate their career. Managers of all kinds attend NADA Show to find real solutions for the issues they face in every department, including employee hiring, retention and training, digital and traditional marketing, legal and regulatory updates, parts and service, and sales management. Who should attend? General managers CRM managers Sales managers BDC managers Marketing directors Pre-owned managers e-Commerce and internet sales managers Fixed-operations […]

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NADA Foundation Gives $1 Million+ to Dealership Employees After Hurricane Ida

Posted on November 18, 2021 in NADA, Uncategorized

By Juliet Guerra, NADA Director of Media Relations In late August, deadly Category 4 Hurricane Ida left devastation in Louisiana before moving to the Northeast coast of the United States including New Jersey. Thousands of residents were displaced many losing power for days or weeks, and businesses in the storm’s wake, including dealerships, were damaged or destroyed. The NADA Foundation’s Emergency Relief Fund (ERF) immediately mobilized to help their own, the employees working in dealerships whose lives were disrupted by the storm. Just this week, the ERF hit a major milestone in delivering relief to dealership employees impacted by Hurricane Ida: […]

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It’s electric inside Seattle’s auto show: Ford F-150 Lightning, BMW iX and driving Bill Gates’ Porsche

Posted on November 12, 2021 in Uncategorized

BY KURT SCHLOSSER on November 12, 2021 at 7:30 am You know progress is being made in the move toward increased production and adoption of electric vehicles when you visit an auto show and have to ask which cars and trucks are gas powered. The Seattle International Auto Show has returned to the Lumen Field Event Center with more than 350 new cars, trucks, SUVs and crossovers. A big part of the mix is the electrification of so much of it — and the fact that the stuff just looks good and is ready to perform at a level that is sure to turn heads. […]

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2021 Bright Future Career Fair

Posted on October 22, 2021 in Uncategorized

The Washington State Auto Dealers Association (WSADA) and the Seattle International Auto Show (SIAS) are hosting a Bright Future Career Fair.  New car and truck dealers, college automotive technology programs, and the College Planning Network will meet with individuals to discuss training, employment and career opportunities, and scholarship information.  In 2019, SIAS held an in-person career fair with over 400 individuals, as well as 10 dealerships, and 3 colleges. A career as a dealership employee offers a bright future with outstanding opportunities and benefits. EVENT DETAILS: Location: Seattle International Auto Show | Lumen Field Event Center Dates: Saturday, November 13 […]

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Washington Franchise Dealers Subscribe to Code of Ethics

Posted on February 15, 2021 in Uncategorized

As a member of the Washington State Auto Dealers Association (WSADA), dealerships subscribes to the following principles and standards.  Implicit in this Code is the requirement that WSADA members comply fully with all federal, state, and local laws governing their businesses. Operate this business in accord with the highest standards of ethical conduct. Treat each customer in a fair, open, and honest manner, and fully comply with all laws that prohibit discrimination. Meet the transportation needs of our customers in a knowledgeable and professional manner. Represent our products clearly and factually, standing fully behind our warranties, direct and implied, and […]

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