Local Sales and Use Tax Distributions

September-October 1999 Distributions
for July-August 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        SEPTEMBER      OCTOBER     YEAR TO DATE
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1. County Rental Car Taxes (sports facilities or youth/amateur sports)
      Franklin County                 1.0%             $5,582.81     $5,952.76     $49,146.11
      King County                     1.0%            278,871.25    377,032.36   1,988,121.09
      Pierce County                   1.0%             11,016.00     18,520.31     121,518.84
      Spokane County                  1.0%             28,792.46     51,025.36     263,555.60
      State administrative fee                          3,275.22      4,570.79      24,462.81
2. King County Public Facilities District (professional baseball stadium)
      King County                     2.0%           $557,763.34   $754,063.97  $3,975,650.80
      State administrative fee                          5,633.80      7,616.67      40,156.75
3. Regional Transit Authority (high capacity, rapid transit system)
      RTA rental car tax*             0.8%           $215,124.57   $217,258.62  $1,664,560.08
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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.