Due to high filing volumes, we are currently experiencing longer than normal filing times. We appreciate your patience as we work to have everything completed as soon as possible.

Online Filing Option for Organizations Exempt From Registration

Online filings are NOW AVAILABLE for organizations conducting fundraising activities in Washington State, but are exempt from the registration requirement with the Charities Program. There is NO filing fee (unless you would like to expedite the registration) and it’s quick and easy!

The Optional Registration is not required, but is encouraged by organizations who qualify. If the organization meets any of the criteria below, proceed to the link provided to file online!

  • Any entity that is totally volunteer run AND raises less than $50,000 a year from the public;
  • Fundraising activities are on behalf of a specific individual if ALL of the proceeds are for the direct benefit of that individual;
  • Churches and their Integrated Auxiliaries
  • Political Organizations

Optional Registration