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State of Texas
Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes Nearly $736 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments
News Release
Thursday, October 11, 2018

AUSTIN — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced on Wednesday he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $735.9 million in local sales tax allocations for October, 11.4 percent more than in October 2017. These allocations are based on sales made in August by businesses that report tax monthly.

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (Oct. 2018)

Recipient

Oct. 2018
Allocations

Change from
Oct. 2017

Year-to-Date
Change

Cities

$474.7M

↑10.3%

↑8.2%

Transit Systems

$159.7M

↑10.2%

↑7.2%

Counties

$48.3M

↑16.6%

↑14.7%

Special Purpose Taxing Districts

$53.2M

↑22.1%

↑18.7%

Total

$735.9M

↑11.4%

↑9.1%

For details on October sales tax allocations to individual cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose districts, visit the Comptroller’s Monthly Sales Tax Allocation Comparison Summary Reports.





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