Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Glenn Hegar

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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.

Disaster Declaration

On Nov. 20, 2015, Governor Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster in these counties due to flooding: Bastrop, Brazoria, Caldwell, Comal, Galveston, Guadalupe, Hardin, Harris, Hays, Hidalgo, Liberty, Navarro, Travis, Willacy and Wilson.

Our office provides a variety of resources to help affected persons recover from man-made and natural disasters.

Taxes and Fees

In 2015, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 855, which requires state agencies to publish a list of the three most commonly used Web browsers on their websites. The Texas Comptroller’s most commonly used Web browsers are Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Apple Safari.