Press Releases
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Property tax relief coming, but amount is up for debate
Dated: 01/28/2015 Categories: Property Tax
Files: KXAN_PropertyTaxReliefComing_1_28_15.pdf (886 KB)  
For Immediate Release: A Tale of Two Tax Systems: The High (Business) Tax Cost of Texas
Dated: 01/23/2015 Categories: Property Tax , Sales Tax , Franchise Tax , Fiscal Policy
Files: TTARAReleasesReportonBusinessTaxes_1_23_15.pdf (207 KB)  
Press Release
Why Texas won’t get busted again by low oil prices
Dated: 01/20/2015 Categories: General
Files: DMN_TexasandLowOilPrices_1_20_15..pdf (1 MB)  
Lawmaker pitches bill to overhaul school finance system
Dated: 01/13/2015 Categories: School Finance & Education
Files: HoustonChronicle_LawmakerPitchesSchoolFinanceChanges_1_13_15..pdf (1 MB)  
Revenue estimate heartens lawmakers seeking tax relief
Dated: 01/13/2015 Categories: General
Files: HoustonChronicle_RevenueEstimateHeartensLawmakers_1_13_15..pdf (1 MB)  
Diversity pays: As energy jobs fall in Texas, public-sector jobs grow
Dated: 01/10/2015 Categories: General
Files: DMNArticle_DiversityPaysOffTxJobGrowth_1_10_15.pdf (1 MB)  
Texas' business incentive programs need reforms, panel says
Dated: 01/07/2015 Categories: Economic Development
Files: HoustonChronicle_BusinessIncentivesNeedReforms_1_6_15..pdf (1 MB)  
Patrick pledges "tax cuts"
Dated: 01/06/2015 Categories: General
Files: HoustonChronicle_PatrickPledgesTaxCuts_1_5_15.pdf (1 MB)  
Legislature 2015: Push will soon be on at the Capitol to make manufacturing work in Texas
Dated: 12/29/2014 Categories: General
Files: DallasBusinessJournal_PushtomakeManufacturingWork_12_29_14.pdf (104 KB)  
Prospects for Texas tax cuts dim as oil price drops
Dated: 01/04/2015 Categories: Property Tax , Sales Tax , Franchise Tax , Other Taxes
Files: DMNArticle_ProspectsforTaxCuts_1_4_15.pdf (2 MB)