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.
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on South Dakota v. Wayfair has tax implications for Texas-based businesses selling items or services into other states, as well as for remote sellers who sell items or services for delivery in Texas. You can learn more about tax requirements on our new webpage, Texas Tax Responsibilities and Resources for Sellers After Wayfair.
On Oct. 30, 2018, Governor Abbott expanded the State Disaster Declaration to cover a total of 111 Texas counties due to severe weather and flooding that began on Sept. 10, 2018, that has caused or may cause widespread and severe property damage. The Comptroller’s office is allowing limited temporary extensions of time to file taxes for businesses in these counties.
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.