Press Releases
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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)  
Abbott’s property tax proposal includes unfunded-mandate limits
Dated: 01/26/2018 Categories: Property Tax
Files: AbbottPropertyTax Proposal_ cleburnetimesreview.pdf (48 KB)  
County officials still assessing potential tax revenue losses due to Katy-area Harvey reappraisals
Dated: 01/24/2018 Categories: Property Tax
Files: CommunityImactNews_officialsstillassessingtaxrevenuelossesduetoreappraisal_1_24_18.pdf (234 KB)  
Gov. Abbott unveils property tax plan with a 2.5 percent revenue cap
Dated: 01/17/2018 Categories: Property Tax
Files: AbbottPitchesPropertyTaxReform_1_17_18.pdf (155 KB)  
Surging Texas tax collections brighten state’s gloomy fiscal outlook
Dated: 01/05/2018 Categories: General
Files: DMN_SurgingTexastaxcollectionsbrighten_1_5_18.pdf (3 MB)  
Harris County officials prepare for Jan. 1 property reappraisals
Dated: 12/18/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: HarrisCountyOfficialsPrepareforReappraisal_12_18_17.pdf (196 KB)  
Bill Whitaker: Looming school property tax debate promises thrills, chills galore
Dated: 12/17/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax , Sales Tax
Files: WacoTrib_LoomingSchoolPropertyTaxDebate_12_17_17.pdf (131 KB)  
Setting the record straight on tax debates
Dated: 12/17/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax , Sales Tax
Files: HoustonChron_SettingRecordStraightonTaxDebates.pdf (88 KB)  
TTARA Honors Gene Doss with 2017 Del Threadgill Award
Dated: 12/05/2017 Categories: General
Files: 2017ThreadgillAward.pdf (484 KB)