Table 10

TIMBER EXCISE TAX DISTRIBUTIONS

Fiscal Year 1998

Timber   Reforestation Total   
Excise Tax(1) Surtax(2) Distribution
County Tax:
Asotin $11,440 --- $11,440
Chelan 136,991 --- 136,991
Clallam 2,380,557 --- 2,380,557
Clark 1,181,929 --- 1,181,929
Columbia 78,478 --- 78,478
Cowlitz 4,007,589 --- 4,007,589
Douglas 2,185 --- 2,185
Ferry 192,794 --- 192,794
Garfield 21,284 --- 21,284
Grays Harbor 6,714,989 --- 6,714,989
Island 103,788 --- 103,788
Jefferson 841,602 --- 841,602
King 2,169,334 --- 2,169,334
Kitsap 409,421 --- 409,421
Kittitas 909,881 --- 909,881
Klickitat 860,390 --- 860,390
Lewis 5,518,101 18 5,518,119
Lincoln 54,113 --- 54,113
Mason 3,064,633 1,002 3,065,635
Okanogan 249,080 --- 249,080
Pacific 3,227,679 --- 3,227,679
Pend Oreille 767,205 --- 767,205
Pierce 2,564,802 547 2,565,349
San Juan 43,826 --- 43,826
Skagit 1,414,164 --- 1,414,164
Skamania 158,654 --- 158,654
Snohomish 1,181,135 150 1,181,285
Spokane 808,506 --- 808,506
Stevens 1,059,719 --- 1,059,719
Thurston 1,013,067 --- 1,013,067
Wahkiakum 969,119 --- 969,119
Walla Walla 89,313 --- 89,313
Whatcom 816,766 --- 816,766
Whitman 2,686 --- 2,686
Yakima 268,329 --- 268,329
County Total $43,293,549 $1,717 $43,295,266
State Tax $22,705,413

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$22,705,413
(1)County tax of 4.0% on timber harvested on privately owned lands. State tax of 1.0% on privately owned and reclassified reforestation lands and 5.0% on publicly owned lands.
(2)Tax on former reforestation lands that are reclassified and now subject to timber tax.
Last Updated on 5/17/99
By Department of Revenue