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Texas Franchise Tax
The Texas franchise tax is a privilege tax imposed on each taxable entity chartered/organized in Texas or doing business in Texas.
2016 Reporting: How Will You File?
See “Which Forms Should I File” if you’re not sure whether you should file a No Tax Due, E-Z Computation, or Long Form Report, or have other questions about what to file.
|Submission Option||Approved Electronic Submission Software Providers||Approved Forms Software Providers||Texas Franchise Tax PDF Forms|
|Cost||Provider fee||Free||Provider fee||Free|
|Filing Method||Electronic||Electronic||Print & Mail||Print & Mail|
|Payment Options*||Electronic transfers||Electronic transfers||Mail with Report||Mail with Report|
|Get Started!||Approved Providers||Franchise Tax WebFile||Approved Providers||Tax Forms|
*Payment Options: Depending on amounts due, some payments must be made electronically. See Electronic Reporting and Payment Requirements.
- Franchise Tax Overview
- Taxable Business Types
- Rate Information
- Due Dates
- Texas Statutes and Rules for the Revised Franchise Tax
- Franchise Tax for Reports Due On or Before December 31, 2007