Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

July-August 1999 Distributions
for May-June 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           JULY         AUGUST     YEAR TO DATE
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1. County Rental Car Taxes (sports facilities or youth/amateur sports)
      Franklin County                 1.0%             $5,209.35     $5,985.97     $37,610.54
      King County                     1.0%            178,000.61    255,502.49   1,331,914.48
      Pierce County                   1.0%              9,469.96     15,700.34      91,982.53
      Spokane County                  1.0%             24,551.01     31,919.98     183,737.78
      State administrative fee                          2,194.00      3,122.07      16,616.81

 

2. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium)
      King County                     2.0%           $356,000.43   $511,004.40  $2,663,823.49
      State administrative fee                          3,595.83      5,161.50      26,906.27

 

3. Regional Transit Authority (high capacity, rapid transit system)
      RTA rental car tax*             0.8%           $129,649.78   $302,983.87  $1,232,176.89

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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.