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Gov. Abbott responds to Straus over business-development fund concerns
Dated: 04/12/2018 Categories: Economic Development
Files: SAExpressNews_AbbottRespondstoStraus_4_12_18.pdf (644 KB)  
 
CRAYMER: WHAT’S THE SKINNY ON YOUR FAT PROPERTY TAX BILLS
Dated: 04/03/2018 Categories: Property Tax
Files: TexasInsider_Whatstheskinnyonfatpropertytaxbills_3_27_18.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Texans give more than we get at tax time
Dated: 04/02/2018 Categories: General
Files: DMN_TexansGiveMoreatTaxTime_4_2_18.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Playing the incentives game: Are Texas' economic development wars a zero-sum deal?
Dated: 03/29/2018 Categories: Economic Development
Files: DMN_PlayingIncentiveGame_3_29_18.pdf (639 KB)  
 
TTARA releases latest edition of Texas school finance primer
Dated: 03/21/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education
Files: PR_SchoolFinancePrimer_March2018.pdf (165 KB)  
 
Tax reform now moves to the states, and Texas needs to work to remain competitive
Dated: 03/13/2018 Categories: General
Files: DMN_Taxreformnowmovestothestates_3_13_18.pdf (2 MB)  
 
Replacing property taxes with higher sales taxes doesn’t add up
Dated: 02/12/2018 Categories: Property Tax , Sales Tax
Files: StarTelegram_ReplacingPropTaxwithHigherSalesTax_2_13_18.pdf (125 KB)  
 
Harris County, schools plan for flat tax base in the wake of flooding damage to properties
Dated: 02/12/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: CommunityImpactNews_HarrisCountySchoolsPlanforFlatTaxBase_2_12_18.pdf (215 KB)  
 
Commentary: Replacing property tax with higher sales tax doesn’t add up
Dated: 02/12/2018 Categories: Property Tax , Sales Tax
Files: StatesmanOPED_ Swappingpropertytaxwithhighersalestax_2_12_18.pdf (203 KB)  
 
Bad Math: Replacing property taxes with higher sales taxes doesn’t add up for Texans
Dated: 02/05/2018 Categories: Property Tax , Sales Tax
Files: TribTalk_BadMath_ ReplacingPropertyTaxesWithSalesTaxBadforTexans_2_5_18.pdf (225 KB)