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.
As a member of the Western States Association of Tax Administrators, Texas is proud to host the annual WSATA conference in Austin, Sept. 23-26, 2018, at the Sheraton Austin at the Capitol. Visit the WSATA Conference website for more information.
On June 21, 2018, Governor Abbott issued a disaster declaration for these counties affected by severe flooding: Aransas, Cameron, Hidalgo, Nueces, San Patricio and Willacy. The Comptroller’s office is allowing limited temporary extensions of time to file taxes for businesses in these counties.
A new version of STAR was introduced Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018. The new version is cloud-based and has slight changes to the Advanced Search feature. To ensure the best result with NEW STAR, be sure to upgrade your internet browser to Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Firefox or Safari.
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.