Table 2

NET WASHINGTON STATE TAX COLLECTIONS: LATEST FIVE YEARS

Fiscal Years 1993-1997 Dollars in Thousands

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     Source                          1993                 1994              1995        1996          1997
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ALL STATE TAXES                    $8,431,038	   $9,061,549	  $9,598,445	$9,943,461      $10,527,263
General & Selective Sales Taxes	    4,869,996	    5,206,419	   5,444,801	 5,600,407	  5,865,407
  Retail Sales                      3,679,724	    3,892,673	   4,121,835	 4,164,894	  4,373,041
  Use                                 268,533	      276,897	     292,450	   294,947	    331,121
  Motor Fuels                         609,654	      632,262	     616,278	   665,681	    674,242
  Beer and Wine                        29,671	       32,656	      32,950	    37,597	     38,443
  Liquor Sales                         37,257	       39,579	      39,340	    42,617	     45,232
  Liquor Liter                         53,410	       56,368	      55,161	    56,800	     57,637
  Cigarette                           128,461	      193,939	     201,922	   256,071	    254,060
  Tobacco Products                     15,421	       18,335	      18,197	    19,331	     18,521
  Convention Center                    14,534	       17,186	      18,989	    20,073	     24,657
  Replacement Tire                      2,927	        3,039	       1,032	        --	         --
  Refuse Collection                    22,396	       24,626	      25,186	    20,439	     21,620
  Wood Stove Fee                          667	          665	         508	       490	        238
  Brokered Natural Gas                  4,219	        6,184	       7,938	     7,636	      8,708
  Rental Car Tax                        3,113	       12,010	      13,015	    13,831	     17,887
Gross Receipts Taxes		    1,607,945	    1,796,352	   1,992,414	 2,022,246	  2,147,317
  Business and Occupation           1,276,625	    1,473,869	   1,590,477	 1,642,403	  1,722,802
  Public Utility                      160,180	      168,551	     189,590	   199,782	    203,178
  Litter                                4,431	        3,819	       4,161	     4,684	      5,236
  Insurance Premiums                  161,983	      146,309	     204,760	   172,318	    212,200
  Parimutuel                            4,712	        3,790	       3,412	     3,037	      3,890
  Boxing and Wrestling                     14	           14	          14	        22	         11
Property & In-lieu Excise Taxes	    1,508,043	    1,636,230	   1,765,621	 1,880,278	  2,008,692
  State Property Tax		      883,524	      957,196	   1,033,256	 1,105,289	  1,169,184
  Vehicle Excises                     569,853	      620,264	     668,567	   707,883	    773,003
  PUD Privilege                        22,281	       23,969	      26,117	    26,847	     27,346
  Timber Excise                        21,182	       23,346	      25,552	    28,017	     25,147
  Leasehold Excise                     11,203	       11,455	      12,129	    12,242	     14,012
Other State Taxes                     445,054	      422,548	     395,609	   440,530	    505,847
  Estate                               35,836	       35,307	      42,160	    62,087	     88,069
  Real Estate Excise                  223,650	      279,160	     255,116	   275,633	    301,444
  Fish                                  1,827	        2,278	       2,253	     1,333	      1,348
  Hazardous Substance                  18,459	       16,142	      18,112	    18,881	     24,304
  Carbonated Beverage syrup            23,469	       22,676	      23,514	    11,745	      9,505
  Petroleum Products                    5,139	         (243)	          --	        --	         --
  Oil Spill Tax                         5,773	        5,545	       3,011	     6,151	      4,600
  Hazardous Waste Fees                  2,201	        1,018	         823	        --	         --
  Air Pollution Fees                    1,346	          484	          --	        --	         --
  IMR Tax                              65,558	       12,069	      12,427	     8,316	      8,412
  Metals mining fee                        --	           --	          --	        50	         43
  Penalties and Interest               61,796	       48,112	      38,193	    56,334	     68,122
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Source:  Cash collections for most 
sources; Department of Revenue and Office of Financial Management.  See 
Table 19 for historical data from 1900 and the notes following Table 19 for 
major tax rate and base changes.