Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

May-June 1999 Distributions
for March-April 1999 Activity


                                             Table 9

                             DISTRIBUTION OF LOCAL TAXES ON RENTAL CARS
                   Taxes for Public Facilities and Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
                   Except for the RTA tax, these rental car taxes apply countywide.

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JURISDICTION (RECEIPTS USED FOR)      TAX RATE                  MAY            JUNE       YEAR TO DATE
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1. County Rental Car Taxes (sports facilities or youth/amateur sports)
      Franklin County                 1.0%                   $4,434.94       $4,709.88      $26,415.22
      King County                     1.0%                  161,152.33      171,280.05      898,411.38
      Pierce County                   1.0%                   13,084.81       10,868.01       66,812.23
      Spokane County                  1.0%                   21,334.46       22,619.40      127,266.79
      State administrative fee                                2,020.02        2,115.69       11,300.74

 

2. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium)
      King County                     2.0%                 $322,303.81     $342,559.39   $1,796,818.66
      State administrative fee                                3,255.46        3,460.06       18,148.94

 

3. Regional Transit Authority (high capacity, rapid transit system)
      RTA rental car tax*             0.8%                 $111,079.57     $148,899.72     $799,543.24

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 * Tax is credited against state sales/use tax, so the burden is shifted to the state general fund.  This
   tax generally applies within the metropolitan areas of King, Pierce and Snohomish counties.