ADDITIONAL HOTEL/MOTEL TAXES
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                           JULY              AUGUST          YEAR TO DATE
AREA                   DISTRIBUTIONS      DISTRIBUTIONS      DISTRIBUTIONS
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Chelan(1)               $ 14,080.82        $ 20,392.40       $   57,886.44
Leavenworth(1)             5,059.67           5,001.44           38,652.36
Wenatchee(1)              18,149.65          18,266.25          108,063.86
Cowlitz County(2)         14,821.36          20,095.60          104,124.17
East Wenatchee(3)          2,802.62           3,890.69           19,858.45
Pasco(4)                  11,699.89          15,968.50           86,663.09
Grays Harbor County(5)    17,315.25          31,846.80          148,604.77
Ocean Shores(5)           26,739.71          28,382.78          171,967.00
Westport(5)                3,856.90           5,688.30           26,852.82
Bellevue(6)              152,618.72         172,504.72        1,103,257.34
Pierce County(7)           4,647.27          12,674.35           98,201.23
Buckley(7)                     ---D               ---D                ---D
Eatonville(7)                  ---D               ---D                ---D
Fife(7)                   11,339.76          21,868.93          110,723.78
Lakewood(7)                9,934.71           7,007.04           22,491.75
Puyallup(7)                2,090.58           6,477.01           20,773.30
Tacoma(7)                 33,005.01          39,007.22          227,618.29
La Conner(8)                   0.00           3,539.62            3,539.62
Snohomish County(9)       55,922.14          75,749.93          417,911.06
Spokane County(10)       109,270.34         125,674.19          698,722.38
Yakima City (11)          48,850.73          54,450.38          224,204.01
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Notes
(1)     In Chelan County, Leavenworth imposed a special hotel/motel tax of 1 percent effective   
September 1, 1995, Wenatchee imposed a special hotel/motel tax of 2 percent effective October 1, 1995, 
and Chelan imposed a special hotel/motel tax of 2 percent effective November 1, 1995.  Businesses 
providing transient lodging (including campsites) within the city limits of these cities must collect 
the tax which is to be used for promotion of tourism.  
(2)     Cowlitz County began collecting an additional 2 percent special hotel/motel tax in October 1993 
for tourism facilities development. 
(3)     The city of East Wenatchee (Douglas County) is authorized to levy a 2 percent special 
hotel/motel tax effective September 1, 1995.  Businesses providing transient lodging (including 
campsites) within the city limits must collect the tax which is to be used for promotion of tourism.  
 (4)    In October 1993, Pasco (Franklin County) began collecting a 2 percent special hotel/motel tax 
for a trade, recreation, and agricultural center.  
(5)     In Grays Harbor County, Ocean Shores is authorized to levy an additional 3 percent hotel/motel 
tax for a city convention and trade center, and Westport levies an additional 3 percent hotel/motel tax 
for visitor and tourism promotion and development.  Effective November 1, 1993, the county adopted the 
3 percent hotel/motel tax; the funds are to be used for attracting visitors and for tourism expansion.  
(6)     The Bellevue (King County) convention and trade center tax rate of 3 percent was effective 
January 1989 and is levied on establishments with 60 or more units.  

        ADDITIONAL HOTEL/MOTEL TAXES (cont'd)


 (7)    Pierce County and cities in the county are authorized to levy an additional hotel/motel tax 
of 2 percent on all hotel/motel lodging for visitor and convention promotion and development.  County 
must provide a credit against its additional hotel/motel tax for any city additional hotel/motel tax 
paid.  Because Buckley and Eatonville contain fewer than three hotels, the amounts distributed cannot 
be disclosed.  
(8)     La Conner (Skagit County) has levied a 2 percent additional hotel/motel tax effective June 1, 1996, to be used for promotion of tourism.  
(9)     Snohomish County adopted a 2 percent additional hotel/motel tax effective September 1, 1994.  The tax applies to all businesses that provide lodging (including campsites) in all areas of the county.  
(10)    The Spokane County Public Facilities District is authorized to levy an additional hotel/motel tax for the construction of a sports and entertainment arena.  The rate is 2 percent on all hotel/motel lodging with 40 or more units.  
(11)    The city of Yakima (Yakima County) imposed a special hotel/motel tax of 3 percent effective 
January 1, 1996.  Businesses providing transient lodging (including sites for recreational vehicles 
and camping) within the city limits must collect the new tax in addition to the combined state and 
local sales tax.