TX Comptroller Glenn Hegar distributes $671M in sales tax revenue to local gov't

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced Wednesday he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $670.9 million in local sales tax allocations for March

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced Wednesday he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $670.9 million in local sales tax allocations for March, which was 8.3 percent more than March 2017.

The monetary amount distributed was determined by sales in January by businesses which report tax monthly.

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The breakdown of monetary allocation can be seen in the figure below:

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (March 2018)

Recipient

March 2018 allocations

Change from March 2017

Year-to-date change

Cities

$431.4M

7.6% (up)

6.8% (up)

Counties

$41.9M

16.7% (up)

14.5% (up)

Transit systems

150.5M

4.8% (up)

6.0% (up)

Special Purpose Taxing Districts

$47.0M

20.7% (up)

18.7% (up)

Total

$670.9M

8.3% (up)

7.8% (up)

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