Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

November-December 1997 Distributions
for September-October Activity


Table 5

DISTRIBUTION OF LOCAL SALES/USE TAX

TO OTHER JURISDICTIONS

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Taxes for Public Facility/Stadium Districts and Regional Transit Authority
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                                              NOVEMBER        DECEMBER    YEAR TO DATE
JURISDICTION (RECEIPTS USED FOR) TAX RATE DISTRIBUTIONS   DISTRIBUTIONS   DISTRIBUTIONS
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1. Spokane County Public Facilities District (convention center)

      Local sales/Use tax        0.1%         $454,612.84     $488,501.04   $4,623,110.18
      State administrative fee                   4,594.66        4,930.54       58,651.67


2. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium)

      Local sales/Use tax*       0.017%       $461,041.82     $479,619.95   $4,742,979.22


3. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium)

      Local food/beverage tax**  0.5%       $1,070,827.86   $1,040,891.53  $10,719,535.78
      State administrative fee                  10,816.44       10,514.06      136,405.14


4. King County Public Facilities District (professional football stadium)

      Local sales/Use tax*       0.016%        425,349.86     $445,804.94     $810,208.47


5. Regional Transit Authority (high capacity, rapid transit system)

      Local sales/Use tax***     0.4%      $14,431,490.33  $14,957,537.84  $81,262,161.20

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   *   Tax is credited against state sales/use tax, so the burden is
       shifted to the state
   **  Tax applies only to sales of food and beverages, alcoholic and
       otherwise, for consuumption on premises by restaurants,
       bars and taverns throughout King County.
   *** Tax generally applies within the metropolitan areas of King, Pierce
       and Snohomish county.