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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

August 11, 2021

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.07 Billion 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 $1.07 billion in local sales tax allocations for August, 17.4 percent more than in August 2020.

These allocations are based on sales made in June by businesses that report tax monthly and on sales made in April, May and June by quarterly filers.

RecipientAug. 2021 AllocationsChange from Aug. 2020Year-to-Date Change
Cities$692.5M↑16.2%↑12.4%
Transit Systems$223.5M↑18.5%↑10.3%
Counties$62.1M↑15.2%↑5.6%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts$88.5M↑26.1%↑15.4%
Total$1.07B↑17.4%↑11.7%

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