According to the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs, a certified veteran owned business meets the following requirements under federal and state law:
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Proof of Honorable Veteran Status (copy of 1 of the following items*)- DD214 member 4 copy, Retired VA ID Card, Retirement Certificate, Discharge Certificate - or if currently serving your military ID, badge, recent paystub, or letter on military letterhead. If you need to order a new copy of your DD214 you can do so at www.archives.gov .
Proof of 51% ownership (copy of 1 of the following items*)- Master Business application, business plan, operating agreement, meeting minutes, shares report, stock certificate breakdown, tax forms with ownership %, or if sole proprietorship your license. If a community property or 2 veteran 50/50 split you are eligible as long as the veteran maintains day to day operational control of the business.
Proof the business is a Washington State Enterprise which is defined as an enterprise which is incorporated in the state of Washington as a Washington domestic corporation, or an enterprise whose principal place of business is located within the state of Washington for enterprises which are not incorporated.
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