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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 6, 2019

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $954 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 $953.9 million in local sales tax allocations for February, 4.6 percent more than in February 2018.

These allocations are based on sales made in December by businesses that report tax monthly; October, November and December sales by quarterly filers; and 2018 sales by businesses that report tax annually.

Local Sales Tax Allocations (Feb. 2019)
Recipient Feb. 2019 Allocations Change from Feb. 2018 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $617.2M ↑4.1% ↑3.6%
Transit Systems $211.4M ↑3.9% ↑2.4%
Counties $57.3M ↑6.8% ↑7.1%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $68.0M ↑9.9% ↑12.3%
Total $953.9M ↑4.6% ↑4.2%

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.