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Determine if an entity's right to transact business in Texas is intact.
Determine the status of a sales tax permit.
Determine the status of an exemption from Texas franchise, sales, and/or hotel tax.
Determine the local sales tax rate in a Texas taxing jurisdiction.
Determine if a person holds an agriculture/timber registration number to make certain purchases tax-free.
Determine if a person holds a qualified research registration number to make certain purchases tax-free.
Determine the status of a direct pay sales tax permit.
Determine the status of a maquiladora export permit.
Determine the status and type of fuels tax licenses held by a taxpayer.
Determine that a qualified owner, occupant or operator claiming a sales tax exemption on items necessary and essential to the operation of a qualifying data center has a registration number issued by the Comptroller.
Determine the status of motor vehicle rental permit holders; motor vehicle seller-financed permit holders; and registered motor vehicle related finance companies.