Overview of Texas Taxes
The Texas Comptroller's office serves the state by collecting more than 60 separate taxes, fees and assessments, including local sales taxes collected on behalf of more than 1,400 cities, counties and other local governments around the state.
Public Hearing Notice
A public hearing will be held on Rule 3.334 relating to Local Sales and Use Taxes on Oct. 15, 2014. Visit the Texas Register for more information.
Mixed Beverage Taxes
New Frequently Asked Questions Now Available
A comprehensive collection of Frequently Asked Questions is now available for both the new Mixed Beverage Sales Tax and the revised Mixed Beverage Gross Receipts tax. The law changes for these taxes became effective on Jan. 1, 2014.
Sales Tax Refund for Providers of Cable Television, Internet Access or Telecommunications Services
The refund request date for tax paid on qualifying purchases from Sept. 1, 2013, through Dec. 31, 2013, has passed. The Comptroller did not receive eligible requests totaling $50 million by the refund request date. The Comptroller is accepting late-filed refund requests and will process them on a first-come, first-served basis. Providers and subsidiaries must submit late filed requests by email.
Taxes and Fees