Comptroller Resources for Taxpayers
E-cigarette retailers who intend to sell, store or make delivery sales of e-cigarette products to consumers in Texas must apply for an e-cigarette retailer permit by Jan. 1, 2022, per Senate Bill 248, 87th Legislature. An e-cigarette retailer must also have an active Texas sales tax permit. For more information, see the E-cigarette Retailer Permit or Frequently Asked Questions webpage.
We are experiencing higher than normal call volume. While we are available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central Time, shorter wait times normally occur from 8-10 a.m. and 4-5 p.m. Please have your 11-digit taxpayer number ready when you call. For additional information, see our Call Tips and Peak Schedule webpage.
We are closely monitoring the impact of COVID-19 throughout the state.
We have information for taxpayers affected by COVID-19, including:
For Texas Department of State Health Services updates on COVID-19, dial 2-1-1, then choose Option 6 (7 a.m. – 8 p.m., seven days per week). If you experience difficulty when dialing 2-1-1, email email@example.com.
To find Texas COVID-19 test collection sites, use the online mapping tool.