Tax and Franchise Information
Most city taxes are not paid directly by the consumer; they are company taxes.
|Business & Occupation (B&O) tax||None. Vancouver eliminated its B&O tax as of January 1, 2002.|
|Cable Television||Franchise fee required. This is not a tax.|
|Bingo, Raffles, & Amusement Games||Tax required|
|Punchboards & Pull-tabs *||Tax required|
|Telephone Business for Hire||License and tax required|
|Natural Gas Companies||License and tax required|
|Water-Sewer Department Gross Receipts Tax||Tax required|
|Electricity Tax||Tax required|
|Sales and Use Tax||Tax required|
|Lodging Tax||Tax required|
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