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File #: 2009-0567    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 10/12/2009 In control: Budget and Fiscal Management Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/16/2009
Enactment date: 11/30/2009 Enactment #: 16701
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to the county property tax levies for collection in 2010, and implementing RCW 84.55.120.
Sponsors: Larry Gossett
Indexes: levy, Property, Property Tax, Taxes
Attachments: 1. 16701.pdf, 2. 2009-0567 Transmittal Budget Letter.doc, 3. Revised Staff Report, 4. Staff Report 10-27-09, 5. Staff Report 11-03-09, 6. Staff Report 11-10-09
Staff: Hamacher, Patrick
Drafter
Clerk 11/12/2009
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AN ORDINANCE relating to the county property tax levies for collection in 2010, and implementing RCW 84.55.120.
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      BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KING COUNTY:
      SECTION 1.  The council is under an obligation by charter to enact revenue measures that support the budget appropriation ordinance by December 1, 2009, for the 2010 budget.  This ordinance sets the amount of property tax to be collected for the regular property tax levy, the road district levy, the conservation futures levy and the emergency medical services levy.  In accordance with RCW 84.55.120, the council has given proper notice of this ordinance to the public.
      SECTION 2.  For collection of the property tax levies in 2010, the council hereby authorizes property tax increases over the amounts authorized for collection in 2009 as
follows:
 
Levy
Estimated
Dollar Increase
 
% Increase
Estimated Total Levy
Regular
$3,373
0.00092%
$367,074,836
Regular - Transit
$21,663,040
New
$21,663,040
Road District
$831,441
1.0000%
$83,975,540
Conservation Futures
$162,510
1.0000%
$16,413,526
Emergency Medical Services
$1,052,898
1.0000%
$106,342,739
 
The increases shown above are exclusive of any amounts resulting from new construction valued in 2009, any increases in value of state-assessed property for 2008 and any amounts necessary to fund tax refunds paid in 2009. 
 
      SECTION 3.  Upon enactment, the clerk is directed to forward this ordinance to the assessor in accordance with RCW 84.52.070.
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