State & Local Government Revenue Sources
Washington State & Local Government Revenue Sources, Fiscal Year 2012
|Sales & Gross Receipts Tax||$17,868|
|Individual & Corporate Income Tax||$0|
|Other General Revenue||$3,776|
Fiscal Year 2012
- Washington is slightly more dependent on charges for services than the U.S. average.
- Washington is one of a few states without personal or corporate income taxes.
- Washington depends more heavily on excise taxes, including the general sales & use tax, selective sales taxes, and the gross receipts tax (business & occupation tax) than most any other state.
- Washington is the only state with a general gross receipts tax - the Business & Occupation Tax.
Last modified: December 23, 2014