The Texas Comptroller's office serves the state by collecting more than 60 separate taxes, fees and assessments, including local sales taxes collected on behalf of more than 1,400 cities, counties and other local governments around the state.
On Sept. 19, 2019, Governor Abbott issued a disaster declaration for these 13 counties affected by the severe weather and flooding: Brazoria, Chambers, Galveston, Hardin, Harris, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Newton, Orange, and San Jacinto counties. Taxpayers affected by the severe weather and flooding are eligible (by request only) for an extension of time to file and pay taxes due.
Taxpayers affected by the severe weather are eligible for an extension of time to file and pay taxes due. Extensions are available upon request only and will be granted by the Comptroller’s office in 30-day increments. If you are unable to file and pay within 30 days, you may request additional extensions (up to 90 days total).
Please provide the following information to ExtensionRequests@cpa.texas.gov to request an extension to file and pay your taxes:
Remote sellers are required to begin sales and use tax collections on Oct. 1, 2019. You should:
Once registered, you will receive sales and use tax report forms and other important information.
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.