By July 1, 2016, existing Fuel Tax customers must submit a new license and bond. This is due to new requirements going into effect from the Fuel Tax consolidation law signed in 2013.
You must have a license if you distribute jet fuel or aviation gasoline for sale.
For more information about completing your return, see Aircraft Fuel Distributor Jet Fuel and Aviation Gas Tax Return Instructions.
|Type of fuel||Tax rate|
|Aircraft fuel||$.11 per gallon|
Tax payments must be received by the Washington State Treasurer on or before the following dates:
|Reporting period||Tax return and EFT payment due*|
|January||February 25, 2016|
|February||March 25, 2016|
|March||April 25, 2016|
|April||May 25, 2016|
|May||June 24, 2016|
|June||July 25, 2016|
|July||August 25, 2016|
|August||September 23, 2016|
|September||October 23, 2016|
|October||November 25, 2016|
|November||December 23, 2016|
|December||January 25, 2017|
*If your payment is received after the due date, you’ll be charged a penalty. If your payment is received after the 1st of the following month, interest will accrue.
Contact your bank to complete EFTs. Submit a separate transmittal for each tax type and use these tax codes:
|Type of tax||Code|
|Aircraft Aviation Distributor||DA|
|Aircraft Jet Distributor||DJ|