TAX STATISTICS 1999


Table 8

SUMMARY OF LOCAL SALES/USE TAX DISTRIBUTIONS

Calendar Year 1999

# of Levying
Jurisdictions
Possible Rates (as of 1/00) Amount Distributed
City/County: Basic
Cities 0.5% 279 $303,767,172
Counties 0.5% 39 119,714,323
City/County: Optional
Cities 0.1 - 0.5% 270 292,827,416
Counties 0.1 - 0.5% 36 120,476,095
Transportation 0.1 - 0.6% 23 362,309,362
Criminal Justice 0.1% 28 78,256,258
Public Facilities 0.1% 1 5,518,372
High Capacity Transit (RTA) 0.1 - 1.0%(0.4%) 1 191,706,696
Juvenile Correctional Facilities 0.1% 11 21,860,124
King County (baseball stadium) 0.017% 1 6,155,973
King County (football stadium) 0.016% 1 5,758,195
King County Food and Beverage Tax 0.5% 1 13,530,820
Distressed Counties 0.08% 29 7,197,642
TOTAL DISTRIBUTIONS $1,529,078,448
 
* Counties levy the tax; receipts are shared with a total of 213 cities.