Liquor Excise Tax

Contacts: Nancy Morris/OST
Phone: 360.902.8961
FAX: 360.704.5159
Sasheen Morgan/DSHS
Phone: 360.725.3812
FAX: 360.725.2280
E-mail: morgasd@dshs.wa.govAuthority:RCW 82.08.170
Distribution:80 percent to cities and towns and 20 percent to counties.
Frequency:Quarterly in January, April, July, and October.
Description:Funds distributed from the liquor excise tax fund 107 to cities, towns and counties ratable on the basis of population. Two percent of the total distributed to any local government must be spent on alcoholism treatment programs.
BARS Code:336.06.94