Auditor: Jeanne Youngquist
General Auditor's Office Information
In Washington State the duties of the County Auditor embrace a wide range of services to the public, including:
The Auditor's office is responsible for:
Maintaining voter registration records
The following are general questions and answers about the Auditor's Office. For information specific to a given Auditor's Office division, such as Licensing, please go to that division's home page using the buttons on the left and refer to the FAQs for that division.
The Auditor's Office street address is:
Our mailing address
Skagit County nether issues nor requires business licenses. However, if your business will pose any zoning issues within unincorporated Skagit County, check with the Skagit County Permit and Planning Center about those issues.
State business licenses can be applied for at the Department of Labor and Industries, 525 E. College Way, Mount Vernon, phone number 416-3000. Building contractors must also register with the Department of Labor and Industries.
If your business is operating within the limits of any city in the county, contact that city's City Hall for a city business license.
Businesses that serve food should contact the Skagit County Health Department at 336-9380 for a permit.