Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

September-October 1998 Distributions
for July-August Activity


Table 7
DISTRIBUTIONS  OF  ADDITIONAL  LOCAL  HOTEL/MOTEL  TAXES
TO  CITIES  AND  COUNTIES  (1% - 5% rates)
Tax is in addition to sales tax; purchasers bear the tax burden

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                                 SEPTEMBER       OCTOBER      YEAR TO DATE
    AREA            TAX RATE   DISTRIBUTIONS  DISTRIBUTIONS   DISTRIBUTIONS
                                                                           

Adams County           2%
Othello                2%       1,332.31        1,462.21        4,596.62
Ritzville              2%              D        4,577.76       13,107.26

Benton County
Kennewick              2%      18,518.66       23,988.16      132,844.68
Prosser                2%         707.81        3,602.78        9,304.79
Richland               2%      20,264.82       18,402.48      102,906.53

Chelan County
Chelan City            3%      56,066.02       84,396.71      246,227.91
Leavenworth            3%      28,981.91       36,700.11      207,995.79
Wenatchee              4%      36,220.81       59,427.99      343,242.09

Clallam County
Forks                  2%       4,660.22        5,049.98       25,402.22
Port Angeles           2%      30,138.58       31,259.29      102,531.82
Sequim                 2%       6,665.82        9,310.16       34,710.74

Clark County
Vancouver              2%      23,949.19       48,160.75       72,109.94
Washougal              2%              D               D               D

Cowlitz County         2%      23,441.35       28,010.73      170,209.79

Douglas County
East Wenatchee         4%       8,608.25               D       29,719.24

Franklin County
Connell                2%              D          448.74        1,396.02
Pasco                  2%      15,630.71       10,645.56      101,623.35

Grant County
Moses Lake             2%      16,128.52       20,035.59       90,815.34
Quincy                 2%         329.50        1,321.47        3,882.62

Grays Harbor Cou       3%      44,988.07       55,588.23      253,670.12
Ocean Shores           3%       8,723.90       64,752.71      343,134.36
Westport               3%      41,825.80        4,494.26       76,247.57

Island County
Langley                1%       1,766.86        1,805.04       12,733.61

King County
Bellevue             5.8%     195,139.60      264,916.52    1,928,480.39
Renton                 1%       9,088.58        8,480.77       47,739.77
Seatac                 1%      73,948.71       97,353.73      338,303.41
Snoqualmie             1%              D               D               D
Tukwila                1%      45,439.00       50,154.51      226,437.91

Kirsap County
Poulsbo                2%       4,535.08        4,863.99       13,123.38

Lewis County
Centralia              2%           0.00        4,299.15        4,299.15

Okanogan County                     0.00       14,643.37       14,643.37
Brewster               2%         493.16               D          493.16
Conconully             2%              D            0.00           68.92
Coulee Dam             2%              D        5,769.91        8,316.31
Winthrop               3%       9,564.40        8,835.06       43,239.49

Pacific County
Long Beach             3%      24,699.97       34,170.54      140,301.45

Pend Oreille County
Newport                2%              D          855.16        2,354.32

Pierce County          2%      22,724.43       24,170.44      135,678.26
Buckley                2%              D               D          881.01
Eatonville             2%              D               D          567.51
Fife                   5%      51,627.03       58,069.46      415,445.95
Lakewood               5%      12,579.90       25,475.53      145,303.53
Puyallup               5%      21,704.52       24,032.64       96,736.20
Tacoma              2%-5%      92,157.07      156,352.58      854,213.10

Skagit County
Anacortes              2%       9,980.88        8,880.26       45,064.80
Burlington             2%       1,765.41        3,186.68       10,307.03
La Conner              2%       8,760.06        3,256.69       43,513.51
Mount Vernon           2%       7,485.76       16,410.70       59,193.06

Skamania County
Stevenson              1%       7,843.36       18,468.33       27,590.25

Snohomish County       2%      95,444.16      128,526.63      757,846.72

Spokane County         2%     101,190.59      161,833.15    1,026,804.13

Thurston County
Lacey                  2%       5,369.61       16,026.42       40,887.35
Tumwater               2%      10,804.79        8,535.26       30,299.93

Walla Walla County
Walla Walla City       2%       8,261.01        8,241.16       53,315.92

Whatcom County
Bellingham             2%      27,755.45       29,895.60      124,038.80

Yakima County
Yakima City            3%      34,141.17       71,824.14      375,323.22

Total D's                      14,817.02       12,547.40       71,478.28
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D = The amount cannot be disclosed.  See note on