Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

12/11/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/11/2019 16:08

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $821 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

December 11, 2019

(AUSTIN) - Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $820.5 million in local sales tax allocations for December, 7.8 percent more than in December 2018. These allocations are based on sales made in October by businesses that report tax monthly.

Recipient Dec. 2019 Allocations Change from Dec. 2018 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $523.9M ↑7.3% ↑4.7%
Transit Systems $181.9M ↑8.0% ↑4.4%
Counties $50.8M ↑4.8% ↑4.9%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $64.0M ↑14.4% ↑11.6%
Total $820.5M ↑7.8% ↑5.1%

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