“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