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Texas Franchise Tax

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The Texas franchise tax is a privilege tax imposed on each taxable entity chartered/organized in Texas or doing business in Texas.

Franchise Tax Credit for Clean Energy Projects
HB 2446 (83rd Legislature, Regular Session 2013)

Visit our online resource for information on the franchise tax credit for clean energy projects. The new Web page provides information about when the credit can be issued and the information required to qualify for the credit.

November 2014 Deadline: How Will You File?

1. Not sure which reports to file?

See "Which Forms Should I File?"

2. Want to submit reports electronically?

Compare reporting options below and check out the new electronic submission option available through the Approved Software Providers.

Submission Option Approved Electronic Submission Software Providers Franchise Tax WebFile Approved Forms Software Providers Texas Franchise Tax PDF Forms
Cost Fee-Based Free Fee-Based Free
Filing Method Electronic
electronic submission
electronic submission
Print & Mail Print & Mail
Payment Options* Electronic
electronic submission
electronic submission
Mail with Report Mail with Report
Get Started! Approved Providers Franchise Tax WebFile Approved Providers Tax Forms

*Payment Options: Depending on amounts due, some payments must be made electronically. See Electronic Reporting and Payment Requirements.

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