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Key to the State Legislative Summary Information

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State Aviation Taxes

Sales Tax Rate – 6.5%; plus 0.5-3.1% local taxes

Possible exemptions to sales tax and other non-sales related taxes –

Casual Sale “Yard Sale Rule” Yes
Fly Away Rule Limited
Trade In Value Yes
Credit for Tax Paid
MX Parts Exemption No
MX Labor Exemption No
Aircraft Registration Fee Yes; tiered by type
Personal Property Tax No
Jet Fuel Tax

Excise; ($0.11)

Sales Tax; (6.5%)

AvGas Tax

Excise; ($0.11)

Sales Tax; (6.5%)

Dedicated Aviation Fund Yes
Unique to State Taxes "Large" private aircraft sold to non-residents are tax exempt

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Events

Rusty Pilot Seminar

Rusty Pilots hosted by Bergstrom Aircraft

Apr 8, 2017 Pasco, Washington (KPSC)

Richland Airport Aviation Celebration

Jun 17, 2017 Richland, Washington (KRLD)

Pacific Theater Day

Jun 24, 2017 Everett, Washington (PAE)

FHC SkyFair

Jul 22, 2017 Everett, Washington (PAE)

European Theater Day

Aug 26, 2017 Everett, Washington (PAE)

Vietnam Day

Sep 23, 2017 Everett, Washington (PAE)