Table 1
SUMMARY OF WASHINGTON STATE TAXES
Fiscal Years 1996 and 1997 ($000)
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	                               Fiscal	    Fiscal        Percent
State Tax Source*                       1996         1997         Change
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Sales Taxes
	Retail sales and use	    $4,459,841	  $4,704,162	    5.5%
	Motor fuels		       665,681	     674,242	    1.3
	Alcoholic beverages.	       137,014	     141,312	    3.1
	Cigarette and tobacco	       275,402	     272,581	   (1.0)
	Other		                62,469	      73,110	   17.0
Gross Receipts Taxes
	Business and occupation	     1,642,403	   1,722,802	    4.9
	Public utility		       199,782	     203,178	    1.7
	Other		               180,061	     221,337	   22.9
Property & In-lieu Taxes
	State school levy	     1,105,289	   1,169,184	    5.8
	Vehicle excises		       707,883	     773,003	    9.2
	Other in-lieu excise taxes	67,106	      66,505	   (0.9)
Other State Taxes
	Real estate excise	       275,633	     301,444	    9.4
	All other taxes		       164,897	     204,403	   24.0
	TOTAL STATE TAXES	    $9,943,461	 $10,527,263	    5.9%
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*Excludes local taxes; see Table 2 for detailed data.