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Washington annexations, October 2016

  • Aug 18, 2016 | Gail Cole

 Annexations often spark sales tax rate changes.

Numerous cities in the State of Washington are growing, annexing neighboring areas and thereby expanding their boundaries. Beginning October 1, 2016, sales and use tax rates in the annexed areas may change.

The following cities are imposing annexations:

  • George, Grant County
  • Colfax, Whitman County
  • Leavenworth, Chelan County (several annexations)
  • Moses Lake, Grant County
  • Spokane, Spokane County
  • Redmond, King County
  • Pasco, Franklin County

For additional information, please see the Washington Department of Revenue.

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Sales tax rates, rules, and regulations change frequently. Although we hope you'll find this information helpful, this blog is for informational purposes only and does not provide legal or tax advice.
Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.