Washington – Seattle Building Houses For Homeless With Sales Tax Collections

Last week, King County Council passed a resolution that will allow it to invest about $100 million from the state’s sales and use tax into affordable housing over the next 20 years. https://m.seattlepi.com/news/article/Seattle-to-transfer-land-to-build-more-affordable-14419718.php

Oklahoma – Use Tax Collections Up 15.6%

Use tax receipts, paid on out-of-state purchases including online sales, generated $64.1 million, up 15.6% over the prior year. Tax officials credited increased compliance by online retailers for the use-tax growth. https://www.tulsaworld.com/news/gross-receipts-to-the-treasury-reflect-modest-growth/article_6d20becf-0af1-52c7-bc3e-503618e867e5.html