Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

May-June 1997 Distributions
for March-April Activity


Table 8

DISTRIBUTIONS OF LOCAL TAXES ON RENTAL CARS

Taxes for Public Facilities and Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
Except for the RTA tax, these rental car taxes apply countywide


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                                     MAY           JUNE          YEAR TO DATE
JURISDICTION        TAX RATE     DISTRIBUTIONS  DISTRIBUTIONS   DISTRIBUTIONS
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1. County Rental Car Taxes (sports facilities or youth/amateur sports)

   Franklin County   1.0%        $  4,236.79    $  4,365.42      $24,881.81
   King County       1.0%         140,148.70     143,799.77      775,499.88
   Pierce County     1.0%           8,623.25       8,850.88       50,299.17
   Spokane County    1.0%          17,967.97      16,210.15      104,303.74

        State admin. fee            1,726.79       1,749.50        9,644.82

2. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium)
  
   King County       2.0%        $280,296.64    $287,598.84   $1,550,995.48

        State admin. fee            2,831.13       2,904.91       15,665.83

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

   RTA rental car tax* 0.8%           $ 0.00     $33,184.66      $33,184.66
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* Tax is credited against state sales/use tax, so the burden is shifted to the 
state general fund.  This tax generally applies within the metropolitan areas
of King, Pierce and Snohomish counties.