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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

December 12, 2018

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $761 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 $761 million in local sales tax allocations for December, 9.5 percent more than in December 2017. These allocations are based on sales made in October by businesses that report tax monthly.

Local Sales Tax Allocations (Dec. 2018)
Recipient Dec. 2018 Allocations Change from Dec. 2017 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $488.1M ↑10.1% ↑8.1%
Transit Systems $168.4M ↑4.4% ↑6.5%
Counties $48.5M ↑16.1% ↑14.4%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $55.9M ↑14.8% ↑17.4%
Total $761.0M ↑9.5% ↑8.8%

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