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Electronic Filing

WebFile Report and Pay Login

Use WebFile to electronically file a tax report and submit payment (by credit card, electronic check or via TEXNET).

See filing requirements below.

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Battery Sales Fee

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A fee is imposed on the sale, storage, use or consumption of new or used lead-acid batteries, not for resale in Texas.

The battery sales fee is deposited into the Hazardous and Solid Waste Remediation Fee Account and funds the Superfund program administered by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

Rates

$2 per battery of less than 12 volts. $3 per battery with a capacity of 12 volts or more.

Due Date

Monthly: 20th day of the month following the end of the calendar month.

Quarterly (if qualified): 20th day of the month following the end of the calendar quarter.


Filing Requirements

If in the preceding fiscal year, you paid:

  • less than $10,000 – use any available reporting and payment methods available for this tax or fee. While electronic filing is not required, this option is encouraged.
  • $10,000 or more – use the guidelines below to determine your specific reporting and payment requirements.

The state fiscal year begins September 1 and ends August 31.

Amount Reported and Paid in Preceding Fiscal Year $10,000 - $49,999 $50,000 - $99,999 $100,000 or more
Reporting Method(s)

(any one of the methods listed can be used)

Payment Method(s)

(any one of the methods listed can be used)

  • Web Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) via WebFile
  • Credit Card via WebFile (American Express, Discover and MasterCard)
  • TEXNET
  • Check
  • Web Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) via WebFile
  • Credit Card via WebFile (American Express, Discover and MasterCard)
  • TEXNET
  • Check
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