City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

***Note: Many local criminal codes can now be located under Chapter 10.60 SMC while others are now cited under the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), which was incorporated into the municipal code in 2022. (See SMC 10.58.010). Code Enforcement, including Noise Control and Animal Regulations are located in Chapters 10.62 through 10.74.

Title 08
Chapter 08.07D
Section 08.07D.080

Title 08 Taxation and Revenue

Chapter 08.07D Sales and Use Tax Deferral Program for Affordable Housing

Section 08.07D.080 Annual Report
  1. Thirty days after the anniversary of the date of issuance of the certificate of occupancy and each year thereafter for ten years, the conditional recipient must file with the Director an annual report indicating the following:
    1. A statement of the affordable housing units constructed in the property as of the anniversary date;
    1. A certification by the conditional recipient that the property has not changed use;
    1. A description of changes or improvements constructed after issuance of the certificate of occupancy; and
    1. Any additional information requested by the City.
  1. The conditional recipient of a deferral of taxes under this chapter must file a complete annual tax performance report with the Department pursuant to RCW 82.32.534 beginning the year the certificate of occupancy is issued and each year thereafter for 10 years.
  1. In the event the City issues a certificate of program approval under this chapter, it shall report annually by December 31st of each year, beginning in 2023, to the Washington Department of Commerce the following information:
    1. The number of program approval certificates granted;
    1. The total number and type of new buildings constructed;
    1. The number of affordable housing units resulting from the new construction; and
    1. The estimated value of the sales and use tax deferral for each investment project receiving a program approval and the total estimated value of sales and use tax deferrals granted.

Date Passed: Monday, February 27, 2023

Effective Date: Sunday, April 9, 2023

ORD C36357 Section 1