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Welcome from Director Anderson

Welcome to Nevada Tax Center. We have developed this online service to offer you an easier way to manage your business tax filings. If you are not already registered, I encourage you to do so. We at the Department are committed to ongoing improvements that make doing business with us easier. I sincerely hope you enjoy your experience with Nevada Tax Center.

Warm regards,
Bill

About the Department

The Department administers the collection and distribution of more than $6 billion annually in state and local government revenue from 17 different taxes. The revenue collected by the Department funds all levels of government in Nevada, including school districts, cities, counties, and the state.


About Director Anderson

William Anderson was appointed by Gov. Sandoval as the Executive Director of the Department of Taxation in 2018. Prior to that, he served as the Chief Economist for the State Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation since 2006 where he provided economic and labor market analyses and commentaries to assist public and private decision makers. Before his tenure with DETR, Bill worked as an economist with the state budget office for 10 years. He has more than 35 years of experience as an economist and statistician, including time with the City of Milwaukee, Pennsylvania State University, Indiana Department of Commerce, and the Congressional Research Service in Washington, D.C. Bill earned a master’s degree in economics from Wayne State University and a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from the University of Michigan.

Mission Statement

Provide Fair, Efficient and Effective Administration of Tax Programs for the State of Nevada in accordance with applicable statutes, regulations and policies. Serve the Taxpayers, State and Local Government Entities; and enable and recognize Department employees.

Philosophy

Dedicated to the highest standards of professionalism and ethical conduct; committed to consistent, impartial and courteous service and treatment. Providing resources, training and support to the men and women of the Department, and fostering initiative, creativity and effective performance.

Goals

  1. Ensure the stable administration of tax statutes.
  2. Improve compliance through education, information and enforcement.
  3. Cooperate with other agencies and entities to better serve taxpayers.
  4. Provide improved and more efficient service.
  5. Promote the fair and equitable treatment of taxpayers.
  6. Enhance workforce proficiency through training and communication
  7. Improve tax administration through new technology.