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.

News and Announcements

Franchise Tax Due Date Extended

Due to statewide inclement weather in February 2021, the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts is automatically extending the due date for 2021 Texas franchise tax reports to June 15, 2021, consistent with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). See Comptroller Hegar’s press release.

The due date extension applies to all taxpayers. The extension is automatic, and taxpayers do not need to file any additional forms. Learn more.

Tax Policy News

The May 2021 issue of Tax Policy News is now available. You can also read previous issues of our online newsletter on this website.

Out-of-State Sellers: Register Now!

Remote sellers are now required to collect sales and use tax. Read about the tax responsibilities for remote sellers and register for a sales and use tax permit.