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Texas ranks 36th nationally in per-student education spending. Here's how much it spends.
Type : News Article
Dated: 05/15/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education
Files: TXTribune_TXRanks36inEducationSpending_5_15_18.pdf (651 KB)  
 
Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD considers tax hike, cites drop in state funding
Type : News Article
Dated: 05/08/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: TXMonitor_SchertzConsidersTaxHike_5_8_18.pdf (92 KB)  
 
TTARA Presentation to the Texas Commission on Public School Finance: Property Taxes & School Finance
Type : Public Presentation
Dated: 04/19/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax , Public Presentations and Testimony
Files: CraymerSchoolFinanceCommissionPresentation_4_19_18.pdf (508 KB)  
 
TTARA releases latest edition of Texas school finance primer
Type : Press Release
Dated: 03/21/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education
Files: PR_SchoolFinancePrimer_March2018.pdf (165 KB)  
 
An Introduction to School Finance in Texas - Fourth Edition, Revised February 2018
Type : Foundation Report
Dated: 03/19/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education
Files: IntrotoSchoolFinance_2018.pdf (4 MB)  
 
Harris County, schools plan for flat tax base in the wake of flooding damage to properties
Type : News Article
Dated: 02/12/2018 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: CommunityImpactNews_HarrisCountySchoolsPlanforFlatTaxBase_2_12_18.pdf (215 KB)  
 
Bill Whitaker: Looming school property tax debate promises thrills, chills galore
Type : News Article
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
Type : News Article
Dated: 12/17/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax , Sales Tax
Files: HoustonChron_SettingRecordStraightonTaxDebates.pdf (88 KB)  
 
Wrap-Up for the 85th Legislature: Taxes and School Finance
Type : Newsletter
Dated: 08/30/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax , Sales Tax , Franchise Tax , Fiscal Policy , Other Taxes , Economic Development
Files: 85thLegislativeSessionWrapUpReport_8_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Hey, Texplainer: Why can't we create a statewide property tax to fund public education?
Type : News Article
Dated: 08/04/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: TxTribune_StatePropertyTax_8_4_17.pdf (1 MB)