Overview of Texas Taxes
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.
Sales Tax Exemption for Qualifying Data Centers
HB 1223, (83rd Regular Legislative Session, 2013)
Check out our online resource for the new sales tax exemption program for Qualifying Data Centers, effective Sept. 1, 2013. The new Web page provides a “one-stop” shop for information about the new exemption program, including links to the rule, application, exemption certificate and other resources.
Effective Sept. 1, 2013: Change in Taxability of Snack Items
Due to a change in law effective Sept. 1, 2013, snack foods are exempt from sales tax, unless they are sold through a vending machine or in individual-sized portions. Learn more.
Tax Assistance and Customer Service Response Times
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Taxes and Fees