What will Sam Harless do about your taxes?

We can’t be fooled by more politics as usual.  Taxpayers across Texas are paying more in taxes and getting less.  What will Sam Harless do to change it?

New Sales Tax Numbers Show Texans Were Still Spending in March

All that toilet paper buying may have had an impact on state sales taxes last month. According to the latest report from...

Kelly Hancock is raising your taxes

We can’t be fooled. Taxpayers across Texas are paying more in taxes and getting less, and failed policymakers like Kelly Hancock are to blame.

Greg Abbott, Dan Patrick and Dennis Bonnen Propose Raising the Texas Sales Tax in...

Texas' top three political leaders — Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen — threw their support Wednesday behind...

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...

A Texas sales tax increase would hit poor people the hardest

Texas’ Republican leadership wants to raise the taxes that consumers pay when they go shopping in order to lower the taxes that homeowners and...

Texas House approves property tax reform bill, setting up negotiations with the Senate

The Texas House gave preliminary approval to a priority property tax reform package Tuesday, teeing the chamber up for negotiations with the Senate, and...

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...

Prop. 4 may eliminate Texas' franchise tax

With 10 proposed Constitutional Amendments on the ballot, voters are tasked with taking the future of the state’s Constitution into their own...

How would lawmakers' plan to hike sales taxes and drop property taxes affect Texans?

The rotunda at the state Capitol. At most there are 139 days left until the Legislature adjourns sine die. Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune Texas lawmakers...

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