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State of Texas
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
News Release
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $660 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments 

AUSTIN — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $660.4 million in local sales tax allocations for October, 1.6 percent more than in October 2016. These allocations are based on sales made in August by businesses that report tax monthly.

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (October 2017)

Recipient

Oct. 2017
Allocations

Change from
Oct. 2016

Year-to-date
Change

Cities   

$430.5M

↑1.2%

3.0%

Counties

$41.4M

8.7%

5.1%

Transit Systems

$145.0M

↓0.5%

2.9%

Special Purpose Taxing Districts

$43.5M

7.3%

11.8%

Total

$660.4M

1.6%

 

3.6%

 

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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