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Classification Phraseology as of:
1/1/2021
 
Classification Code:
8232(1)
 
Phraseology:
LUMBERYARDS — commercial — including counterpersons
Footnote:

This classification applies to commercial lumberyards engaged in the sale of lumber, plywood, moldings, paneling or incidental building materials. This classification includes incidental cutting of lumber to length and delivery of lumber.

The operation of a store for the sale of hardware, electrical or plumbing supplies shall be separately classified as 8010, Stores — hardware, electrical or plumbing supplies. Cashiers who work in support of hardware, electrical or plumbing supplies sales in addition to lumber sales shall be classified as 8010.

The sale of building materials, including secondhand building materials, shall be classified as 8232(2), Building Material Dealers.

Dealers of solid combustible fuel materials or soil amendments shall be classified as 8232(3), Fuel and Material Dealers.

The processing of logs into shingles or rough lumber shall be separately classified as 2710(1), Sawmills or Shingle Mills.

Planing of lumber to produce finished lumber, flooring or unassembled millwork shall be separately classified as 2731, Planing or Moulding Mills.

The application of preservative treatments to logs or lumber shall be separately classified as 2710(3), Wood Treating or Preserving.

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Effective DatePure Premium RateNote
1/1/2021$5.77New/Renewal
1/1/2020$5.94New/Renewal
1/1/2019$5.97New/Renewal
Prior Phraseology and Footnote:
Shown below is the previously published phraseology and footnoteEffective Date

Phraseology:

LUMBERYARDS — commercial — including counterpersons

Footnote:

This classification applies to commercial lumberyards engaged in the sale of lumber, plywood, moldings, paneling and incidental building materials. This classification also applies to incidental cutting of lumber to length.

The operation of a retail store for the sale of various products, including but not limited to hardware, tools, housewares, paint and electrical appliances shall be separately classified as 8017(7), Stores — hardware, in accordance with the Multiple Enterprises rule. For purposes of applying the Multiple Enterprises rule, the receipt of payment for lumberyard merchandise shall not be considered interchange of labor with the lumberyard, and drivers shall be classified as 8232(1).

The sale of building materials, including secondhand building materials, shall be classified as 8232(2), Building Material Dealers.

Dealers of solid combustible fuel materials and soil amendments shall be classified as 8232(3), Fuel and Material Dealers.

The processing of logs into shingles or rough lumber shall be separately classified as 2710(1), Sawmills or Shingle Mills.

Planing of lumber to produce finished lumber, flooring or unassembled millwork shall be separately classified as 2731, Planing or Moulding Mills.

The application of preservative treatments to logs or lumber shall be separately classified as 2710(3), Wood Treating or Preserving.

1/1/2019
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