Seattle City Light 2016 ANNUAL REPORT | Supplementary Information 91 TAXES & CONTRIBUTIONS (Unaudited) TAXES AND CONTRIBUTIONS BY SEATTLE CITY LIGHT TO THE COST OF GOVERNMENT TAXES AND CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE COST OF GOVERNMENT Years ended December 31, Taxes City of Seattle occupation utility tax State public utility and business taxes Suburban contract payments and other Contract payments for government services Total taxes as shown in statement of revenues and expenses Taxes/licenses charged to accounts other than taxes Other contributions to the cost of government Total miscellaneous taxes Total taxes and contributions Note: Electric rates include all taxes. The State Public Utility Tax rate for retail electric power sales was 3.8734%. The City of Seattle Occupation Utility Tax rate was 6% for in-state retail electric power sales. City of Seattle occupation utility tax State public utility and business taxes Other taxes and contributions to government (in millions) 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 $0 $15 $30 $45 $60 $75 $90 $105 $120 (in millions) 2015 $ 45.5 25.5 5.9 4.3 81.2 15.6 15.4 31.0 $ 112.2 2016 $ 48.4 27.1 6.0 3.7 85.2 16.6 17.6 34.2 $ 119.4 2014 $ 44.6 25.7 5.6 4.1 80.0 16.0 13.0 29.0 $ 109.0 2013 $ 42.8 27.2 5.3 4.0 79.3 15.3 13.6 28.9 $ 108.2 2012 $ 40.9 25.6 5.3 3.1 74.9 13.7 10.9 24.6 $ 99.5