Federal Way City Council created a Utility Tax Rebate Program to offer low-income resident a rebate for various utility services. Please see below for rebates offered for each utility services.

  • Gas ($20)
  • Electric ($25)
  • Water ($15)
  • Sewer ($15)
  • Garbage ($15)
  • Telephone, cellphone, or cable ($10)

Applications for the 2023 Utility Tax Rebate Program are accepted January 1 - May 30, 2024

You may be eligible for the Utility Tax Rebate Program if you can answer YES to all of the following questions. 

  • You live within the incorporated limits of the the City of Federal Way in 2023.
  • You paid household utilities, which are in your name, in 2023.
  • The combined Annual Gross Household Income of everyone in the household over 18 in 2023 does not exceed the maximum.

Annual household income chart


2023 Utility Tax Rebate Program Application Link

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the Utility Tax Rebate line at 253-835-2506 or visit us at Federal Way City Hall at 33325 8th Ave South.