Chapter 1.58


1.58.010    Imposed.

1.58.020    Rate.

1.58.030    Administration – Collection.

1.58.040    Inspection of records.

1.58.050    Contracts with state.

1.58.010 Imposed.

There is imposed a sales or use tax, as the case may be, upon every taxable event, as defined in RCW 82.14.020, occurring within the city of Ritzville. The tax shall be imposed upon and collected from those persons from whom the state sales or use tax is collected pursuant to Chapters 82.08 and 82.12 RCW. (Ord. 548 § 1, 1971).

1.58.020 Rate.

The rate of the tax imposed by RCC 1.58.010 shall be one-half of one percent of the selling price or value of the article used, as the case may be; provided, however, that during such period as there is in effect a sales or use tax imposed by Adams County, the rate of tax imposed by this chapter shall be four hundred twenty-five one-thousandths of one percent. (Ord. 548 § 2, 1971).

1.58.030 Administration – Collection.

The administration and collection of the tax imposed by this chapter shall be in accordance with the provisions of RCW 82.14.050. (Ord. 548 § 3, 1971).

1.58.040 Inspection of records.

The city consents to the inspection of such records as are necessary to qualify the city for inspection of records of the Department of Revenue, pursuant to RCW 82.32.330. (Ord. 548 § 4, 1971).

1.58.050 Contracts with state.

The mayor and city clerk/treasurer of the city of Ritzville are authorized and directed to execute such contracts with the state of Washington, Department of Revenue, as may be necessary from time to time for the administration of the tax imposed by this chapter. (Ord. 548 § 5, 1971).