TAX STATISTICS 1999


Table 1

SUMMARY OF WASHINGTON STATE TAXES

Fiscal Years 1998 and 1999 ($000)
Fiscal Fiscal Percent
State Tax Source 1998 1999 Change
Sales Taxes
Retail sales and use $4,989,670 $5,284,066 5.9
Motor fuels 720,375 717,813 (0.4)
Alcoholic beverages. 150,335 155,516 3.4
Cigarette and tobacco 280,851 277,805 (1.1)
Other 77,011 86,779 12.7
Gross Receipts Taxes
Business and occupation 1,853,815 1,827,459 (1.4)
Public utility 211,783 221,397 4.5
Other 236,012 247,728 5.0
Property & In-lieu Taxes
State school levy 1,229,431 1,274,590 3.7
Vehicle excises 791,165 896,804 13.4
Other in-lieu excise taxes 64,314 61,320 (4.7)
Other State Taxes
Real estate excise 382,213 428,006 12.0
All other taxes 192,659 195,899 1.7
TOTAL STATE TAXES $11,179,634 $11,675,182 4.4
*Excludes local taxes; see Table 2 for detailed data.