Texas Economy Rides Rollercoaster of Uncertainty

The Texas economy appears to be on a bit of a pandemic-driven rollercoaster ride.  Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reported...

Abbott, Patrick, Bonnen Aim to Freeze Local Property Taxes if Cities Defund Police

Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen traveled to Fort Worth, the only major Texas city...

Watch Your Mailbox for Important Information About Your Property Taxes

Cities and counties across Texas have started the process of determining how much you will pay in property taxes next year. In...

Texas’s Tax-Free Weekend May Disappoint Many

Sales tax numbers for Texas’ just-completed annual tax free weekend won’t be known until the end of the month, but preliminary indications...

Ready! Set! Shop! It’s Tax Free Weekend in Texas.

In previous years, Texas’ annual tax-free weekend was great for school shopping.  This Friday-Sunday, as the sales tax holiday...

Texans Were in a Buying Mood Last Month

New sales tax numbers released by Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today show Texans have been doing a lot of shopping. 

Howard, Other Texas Lawmakers Try Again to End Tampon Tax

Texas has a tax on menstrual products. The passion to end the sales tax on women’s menstrual products has been seen in...

Time is Running Out to File Your 2019 Federal Tax Return

If you haven’t filed your 2019 income tax return, you are about to run out of time. Due to the disruption brought...

Texas Sales Tax Revenues Still on the Decline

State sales tax revenues totaled $2.67 billion in June, a 6.5% drop from June 2019, according to information released by Comptroller Glenn...

COVID-19 Drives Texas Sales Tax Collections to Record Lows

Texas took in about $2.6 billion in state sales taxes in May, according to new numbers released today. The May collections were...

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