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NOT an April Fool’s joke – Thurston’s & Yelm’s sales tax rise to 9.1% today!

“Local sales taxes going up in several Washington cities, counties”

“According to a news release from the state Department of Revenue, the increases will fund various services, including criminal justice, emergency communications, facilities, public safety services and cultural access programs.

“Here’s a list of places in western Washington where the sales tax rate is increasing:

Cities and unincorporated areas in Thurston County within the Thurston County Public Transportation Benefit Area: four-tenths of one percent; unincorporated areas, 9.1 percent

Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater: 9.3 percent

Yelm: 9.1 percent, transportation services.

By KCPQ, TV-13, FOX News, Seattle. Read more

Posted by Steve on April 1, 2019 at 12:47 pm | Permalink

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