TEXAS – Comptroller Releases Where Taxes Are Collected And Spent

A document has been released by the Texas Comptroller Office detailing the ins and outs of Texas taxes. The 27-page report called A Field Guide to the Taxes of Texas, is filled with information regarding funds used to pay for Continue reading TEXAS – Comptroller Releases Where Taxes Are Collected And Spent

Texas – Watch: A Conversation With Comptroller Glenn Hegar

Watch our interview with Glenn Hegar, Texas comptroller of public accounts, moderated by Texas Tribune co-founder and CEO Evan Smith. Hegar, who was elected comptroller in 2014 and re-elected in 2018, serves as Texas’ treasurer, check writer, tax collector, procurement Continue reading Texas – Watch: A Conversation With Comptroller Glenn Hegar

Texas – Sales Tax Holiday Returns Next Weekend August 10 – 12, 2018

Friday through Sunday, Aug. 12, shoppers at Texas retailers can save about $8 on every $100 spent on products exempt from state sales taxes. Most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced below $100 are exempt items. For More Information Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Holiday Returns Next Weekend August 10 – 12, 2018

New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Up In New York

“Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released a report saying collections grew 6 percent statewide in the first six months of 2018. Local collections totaled $8.5 billion over the period statewide compared to $8 billion last year.” www.news10.com Read Article- Sales Tax Collection Continue reading New York – Local Sales Tax Collections Up In New York

Texas – Taxpayer Relied on Incorrect Information Provided by Comptroller

SALT Report 3037 – A Texas Administrative Law Judge issued a ruling regarding a convenience store operator’s request for refund due to the fact that the Taxpayer relied on erroneous tax rate information provided by the Comptrollers office.  In this Continue reading Texas – Taxpayer Relied on Incorrect Information Provided by Comptroller