Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

July-August 1998 Distributions
for May-June Activity


Table 5

DISTRIBUTION OF LOCAL SALES/USE TAX

TO OTHER JURISDICTIONS

Taxes for Public Facility/Stadium Districts and Regional Transit Authority

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                                                          JULY              AUGUST           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%	     $429,659.58	$458,208.27	    $3,356,661.75
	  State administrative fee		        4,336.15	   4,617.21	        33,839.60



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

	  Local sales/use tax*	         0.017%	     $435,401.32	$521,234.90	    $3,662,037.55



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

	  Local food/beverage tax**	 0.5%	   $1,066,140.31      $1,097,403.16	    $8,206,405.93
	  State administrative fee		       10,769.09	  11,084.88	        82,892.99



4.	King County Public Stadium Authority (professional football stadium)

	  Local sales/use tax*	         0.016%	     $409,603.99	$465,892.27	    $3,407,680.80



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

	  Local sales/use tax***	 0.4%	  $13,815,268.47     $15,367,513.55	  $114,247,049.73


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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 consumption on premises by restaurants,
       bars and taverns throughout King County.
   *** Tax generally applies within the metropolitan areas of King, Pierce
       and Snohomish county.