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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


Paying for Texas Convention Centers

The number of convention centers throughout Texas and the nation is increasing steadily, despite indications that the market for them is already saturated — and taxpayers are footing the bill.

Convention Centers


Sales Tax Holidays

There’s more than just the back-to-school sales tax holiday! Learn about other Texas sales tax savings throughout the year — and see what you’ve been missing!

Tax Holidays


Women in the Texas Workforce

Women play a critical role in the Texas economy. Their earnings represent an increasingly significant portion of household income, while their entrepreneurial efforts support hundreds of thousands of Texas workers.

Women in the Workforce


State Employees: Turnover Rises in Hot Economy

Texas recently recorded its lowest unemployment rate in four decades. This could have some negative implications for the Lone Star State — the highest turnover rate for state employees in five years.

State Employee Turnover


Solar Power in Texas

Ten years ago, Texas’ solar industry was fairly small, but today some believe it’s ready to take on a much larger share of the state’s energy needs.



Bitcoin and Beyond

Bitcoin was designed as an alternative electronic currency to allow for easy, anonymous financial transactions across borders. But it’s earned its greatest fame as a highly speculative investment.


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HB855 Browser Statement

In 2015, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 855, which requires state agencies to publish a list of the three most commonly used Web browsers on their websites. The Texas Comptroller’s most commonly used Web browsers are Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Apple Safari.

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