Texas Suffers Steepest Decline in Sales Tax Revenue in a Decade

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today reported state sales tax revenues for the month of April totaled $2.58 billion, which is 9.3% less...

Rigged: How Corporate Tax Cuts Increase Property Taxes for Homeowners

Over the past 10 years, Texas legislators have voted to cut taxes for corporations while freezing education spending, passing the buck to...

Ken Strange: Pays His Taxes Late, Raised Taxes for Us

Which is it, Ken? State Representative District 45 candidate Ken Strange says he wants to build the economy with jobs and reduced property taxes. Yet...

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. 

State’s Agricultural Tax Exemptions Benefit Wealthy at Education’s Expense, Critics Say

For many residents of property-tax happy Texas, a collective concern about next year’s tax bill from local governments constantly percolates. But not for all.

The Buck Doesn’t Stop with Brad Buckley on Taxes

He’s just another say one thing, do another politician.

These Popular Streaming Services Owe Texas Cities A Lot Of Money

The City of Beaumont, among many others, is suing Netflix, Hulu, and Disney for...

Abbott Bans Dining at Texas Restaurants. Houston Mogul Urges Abbott to Waive Tax Payments.

Bobby Heugel, a heavy hitter in the Houston restaurant scene, is calling on Gov. Greg Abbott to temporarily waive liquor and sales...

Small Business Saturday supports local businesses

We hear it constantly in candidate stump speeches: Small businesses are the backbone of the economy. In Texas, an incredible number of...

Did Texas Lawmakers Successfully Cut Property Taxes?

In 2019, Texas lawmakers pushed reforms to help cut property taxes, while also aiming to raise the state’s share of the cost...

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