« Return to search form

Please note that data are cataloged by fiscal years -- you can switch to different years using the links below. For more info see our user guide.

2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016

Washington 2019 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Population in 2019 : not available
Total Revenue Lost: 
$363,586,000

Concerned about the lack of disclosure? We have created institutional schematics for the implementation of GASB Statement No. 77 on Tax Abatement Disclosures in the 50 states and DC: Learn who's in charge of compliance in our ROADMAP PROJECT. You can also get a CSV file of the localities in WA that did not make any tax abatement disclosures in their annual financial reports.

Download results as CSV or XML

State-level programs

Click on the name of a program for more details.

Program Name Program Type Revenue Loss
Aerospace Incentives Aerospace $244,615,000
Data Center Server Equipment and Power Infrastructure Sales and Use Tax Exemption Data centers $49,283,000
High-Technology Sales and Use Tax Deferral Job creation $45,732,000
Multi-Unit Urban Housing Property Tax Exemption Affordable housing $23,956,000
TABULATED STATE-LEVEL TOTAL $363,586,000

Tabulated localities and districts

Click on the name of jurisdiction for a list of tax abatement programs that reduced its tax revenue.

Reporting Jurisdiction Jurisdiction Type Gross Revenue Loss
 
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL  

Local government reporting rate

We estimated the reporting rate among local governments for each state using 2018 data. This is to gauge how much data is available in that state.

For Washington, the estimated reporting rate is as follows:

Cities/counties: 21 out of 88 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

School districts: 26 out of 132 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.