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Budget and Finance

Budget and Finance

Budget Process Primer

Use this resource to understand how Texas’ budget process progresses, from its beginning in the year before each regular session of the Legislature up through the budget’s certification for an additional two years.

Financial Reports

Dig deep by taking a look at Texas’ key financial reports, such as comprehensive annual financial reports, the Texas Cash Reports and the Sources of Revenue Report.

Texas Investments

Use the resources here to learn about investments managed by the Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust Company. These investments are one way Texas state government maintains and grows its financial resources.

Guide to Understanding Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFRs)

A CAFR is a set of financial statements for government entities that complies with standard accounting requirements established by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB). It's a key document in understanding financial health of any government entity. We have answers to frequently asked questions here.