Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

September-October 1998 Distributions
for July-August 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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                                                        SEPTEMBER          OCTOBER           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%             $458,312.01       $478,585.04        $4,293,558.80
      State administrative fee                           4,620.04          4,829.34            43,288.98


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

      Local sales/Use tax*           0.017%           $509,656.48        $480,026.86        $4,651,720.89


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

      Local food/beverage tax**      0.5%           $1,042,110.63      $1,213,447.86       $10,461,964.42
      State administrative fee                          10,526.37          12,257.05           105,676.41


4. King County Public Facilities District (professional football stadium)

      Local sales/Use tax*           0.016%           $479,822.96        $452,384.94        $4,339,888.70


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

      Local sales/Use tax***         0.4%          $16,582,745.90     $15,196,655.89      $146,026,451.52
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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