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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 7, 2017

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $640 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $640 million in local sales tax allocations for June, 3.6 percent more than in June 2016. These allocations are based on sales made in April by businesses that report tax monthly.

“The cities of Round Rock, Frisco, San Antonio, Midland and Odessa saw noticeable increases in sales tax allocations,” Hegar said. “The cities of Houston and Austin saw small decreases.”

Local Sales Tax Allocations (June 2017)
Recipient June 2017 Allocations Change from June 2016 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $415.2M ↑2.7% ↑2.5%
Counties $38.6M ↑6.6% ↑1.9%
Transit Systems $144.0M ↑2.9% ↑3.3%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $42.2M ↑12.5% ↑10.9%
Total $640.0M ↑3.6% ↑3.1%

For details on June sales tax allocations to individual cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose districts, visit the Comptroller’s Monthly Sales Tax Allocation Comparison Summary Reports.

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