Utility Tax Relief Program

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The City of Burien’s Utility Tax Relief Program offers rebates on certain utility taxes paid toward the following services: water, sewer, solid waste removal provided by Recology Cleanscapes, electricity provided by Puget Sound Energy, telephone (including cellular), and basic cable television. Applications are due by January 15, 2022. Rebates will be issued in early February of 2022.

Eligibility Requirements

Application Instructions

There are two options for applying for the utility tax rebate.

  • Fill out application online. (Note: you will need the ability to upload documents to the application. Please prepare ahead of time by either scanning or taking a photo of the required documents and uploading it to the computer or device you will be using the fill out the application.)
  • Visit Burien City Hall during normal business hours to fill out and submit the print application in person.

You will need proof of residency and income. See Guidelines for more information.

If you have any questions, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at [email protected] or call the main line at (206) 241-4647.

Frequently Asked Questions

Updated November 17, 2021