TEXAS – 2019 Sales Tax Holiday Set for Aug. 9-11

During this annual sales tax holiday, you can buy most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks (sold for less than $100) tax free from a Texas store or from an online or catalog seller doing business in Texas. For More Information Visit: Continue reading TEXAS – 2019 Sales Tax Holiday Set for Aug. 9-11

TEXAS – Top State Leaders Have Agreed To Raise Sales Tax To Decrease Property Taxes

According to the Texas Comptroller’s Office, sales tax revenue has declined five times over the last 10 years. The office also notes that sales tax is more volatile than property taxes — between 1997 and 2017, the annual change in Continue reading TEXAS – Top State Leaders Have Agreed To Raise Sales Tax To Decrease Property Taxes

TEXAS – Asking Texas Voters To Swap Higher Sales Taxes For Property Tax Cuts

Texas voters told candidates they want property tax relief, and it’s remarkably expensive. That’s why state lawmakers are talking about higher sales taxes. In the rush of legislation filed before last week’s deadline, you wouldn’t be the only person who Continue reading TEXAS – Asking Texas Voters To Swap Higher Sales Taxes For Property Tax Cuts

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 – Comptroller’s Office Releases A Four Part Series On Contractors And Related Services (Part 3)

December 2018 Part 3 – Pipe Works: Understanding New Construction vs. Repair, Remodeling and Restoration for Pipelines In this month’s issue, we are concluding the contractor series with a look at the tax treatment for pipeline construction. This article summarizes Continue reading Texas – Comptroller’s Office Releases A Four Part Series On Contractors And Related Services (Part 3)

Texas – Nonprofit and Exempt Organizations Purchases and Sales Publication 96-122 October 2018

Certain nonprofit and government organizations are eligible for exemption from paying Texas taxes on their purchases. Nonprofit organizations must apply for exemption with the Comptroller’s office and receive exempt status before making tax-free purchases. Federal and Texas government entities are automatically exempt from applicable Continue reading Texas – Nonprofit and Exempt Organizations Purchases and Sales Publication 96-122 October 2018

Texas – Tax Free Weekend August 10-12, 2018

Back to school supplies and clothing are commonly known as tax-exempt items during Texas’ Sales Tax Holiday, which is held from Aug. 10 through Aug. 12. Information About Texas sales Tax Holiday

Texas – Comptroller Issues Initial Guidance on Remote Seller Sales Tax Decision by US Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2018 Comptroller Issues Initial Guidance on Remote Seller Sales Tax Decision by U.S. Supreme Court (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today issued initial guidance on the implications of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision Continue reading Texas – Comptroller Issues Initial Guidance on Remote Seller Sales Tax Decision by US Supreme Court

Texas – Tax Amnesty Program Runs Through June 29, 2018

SALT Report 2018-7 – The limited amnesty is available May 1 through June 29, 2018, and applies to periods before Jan. 1, 2018. The Texas Tax Amnesty Program will, under certain circumstances, provide delinquent taxpayers with relief from penalties and interest Continue reading Texas – Tax Amnesty Program Runs Through June 29, 2018