Table 2

NET WASHINGTON STATE TAX COLLECTIONS:

LATEST FIVE YEARS, Fiscal Years 1994-1998

Dollars in Thousands

Source

1994 

1995 

1996 

1997 

1998 

ALL STATE TAXES $9,062,691 $9,599,635 $9,973,745 $10,526,917 $11,179,634
General & Selective Sales Taxes 5,206,419 5,444,801 5,600,407 5,865,407 6,218,242
  Retail Sales 3,892,673 4,121,835 4,164,894 4,373,041 4,663,437
  Use 276,897 292,450 294,947 331,121 326,233
  Motor Fuels 632,262 616,278 665,681 674,242 720,375
  Beer and Wine 32,656 32,950 37,597 38,443 42,970
  Liquor Sales 39,579 39,340 42,617 45,232 48,601
  Liquor Liter 56,368 55,161 56,800 57,637 58,764
  Cigarette 193,939 201,922 256,071 254,060 258,870
  Tobacco Products 18,335 18,197 19,331 18,521 21,981
  Convention Center 17,186 18,989 20,073 24,657 26,535
  Replacement Tire 3,039 1,032 -- -- --
  Refuse Collection 24,626 25,186 20,439 21,620 21,620
  Wood Stove Fee 665 508 490 238 268
  Brokered Natural Gas 6,184 7,938 7,636 8,708 10,445
  Rental Car Tax 12,010 13,015 13,831 17,887 18,143
Gross Receipts Taxes 1,797,494 1,993,604 2,052,530 2,146,971 2,301,610
  Business and Occupation 1,473,869 1,590,477 1,642,403 1,722,802 1,853,815
  Public Utility 168,551 189,590 199,782 203,178 211,783
  Litter 3,819 4,161 4,684 5,236 4,758
  Insurance Premiums 147,451 205,869 202,602 211,854 227,304
  Parimutuel 3,790 3,412 3,037 3,890 3,950
  Boxing and Wrestling 14 14 22 11 --
Property & In-lieu Excise Taxes 1,636,230 1,765,621 1,880,278 2,008,692 2,084,910
  State Property Tax 957,196 1,033,256 1,105,289 1,169,184 1,229,431
  Vehicle Excises 620,264 668,567 707,883 773,003 791,165
  PUD Privilege 23,969 26,117 26,847 27,346 27,514
  Timber Excise 23,346 25,552 28,017 25,147 22,706
  Leasehold Excise 11,455 12,129 12,242 14,012 14,094
Other State Taxes 422,548 395,609 440,530 505,847 574,872
  Estate 35,307 42,160 62,087 88,069 83,607
  Real Estate Excise 279,160 255,116 275,633 301,444 382,213
  Fish 2,278 2,253 1,333 1,348 1,442
  Hazardous Substance 16,142 18,112 18,881 24,304 20,397
  Carbonated Beverage syrup 22,676 23,514 11,745 9,505 10,355
  Petroleum Products (243) -- -- -- --
  Oil Spill Tax 5,545 3,011 6,151 4,600 6,885
  Hazardous Waste Fees 1,018 823 -- -- --
  Air Pollution Fees 484 -- -- -- --
  IMR Tax 12,069 12,427 8,316 8,412 8,607
  Metals mining fee -- -- 50 43 --
  Penalties and Interest 48,112 38,193 56,334 68,122 61,366
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.


Last Updated on 5/26/99
By Department of Revenue