Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

September-October 1997 Distributions
for July-August Activity


Table 5

DISTRIBUTIONS OF LOCAL SALES/USE TAX

TO OTHER JURISDICTIONS

Taxes for Public Facility/Stadium Districts and Regional Transit Authority
_____________________________________________________________________________________________ SEPTEMBER OCTOBER YEAR TO DATE JURISDICTION (RECEIPTS USED FOR) RATE DISTRIBUTIONS DISTRIBUTIONS DISTRIBUTIONS _____________________________________________________________________________________________ 1. Spokane County Public Facilities District (convention center) Local sales/use tax 0.1% $466,250.99 $430,008.96 $4,168,497.34 State administrative fee 4,670.27 4,347.77 54,057.01 2. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium) Local sales/use tax* 0.017% $454,824.05 $422,871.36 $4,281,937.40 3. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium) Local food/bev. tax** 0.5% $1,048,736.13 $1,061,456.24 $9,648,707.92 State administrative fee 10,593.29 10,721.78 125,588.70 4. King County Public Stadium Authority (professional football stadium) Local sales/use tax* 0.016% $384,858.61 $384,858.61 5. Regional Transit Authority (high capacity, rapid transit system) Local sales/use *** 0.4% $14,809,346.72 $13,506,078.87 $66,830,670.87 ___________________________________________________________________________________________ * Tax is credited against state sales/use tax, so the burden is shifted to the state general fund. ** Tax applies only to sales of food and beverages, alcoholic and otherwise, for consumption on-premises by restaurants, bars and taverns throughout King County. *** Tax generally applies within the metropolitan areas of King,