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Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 7, 2018

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes Nearly $912 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 $911.9 million in local sales tax allocations for February, 6.2 percent more than in February 2017. These allocations are based on sales made in December by businesses that report tax monthly; October, November and December sales by quarterly filers; and 2017 sales by businesses that report tax annually.

Local Sales Tax Allocations (February 2018)
Recipient Feb. 2018 Allocations Change from Feb. 2017 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $592.9M ↑5.1% ↑6.5%
Counties $53.7M ↑12.4% ↑13.5%
Transit Systems $203.5M ↑5.0% ↑6.5%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $61.9M ↑16.4% ↑17.9%
Total $911.9M ↑6.2% ↑7.6%

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