Press Releases
 
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Hey, Texplainer: Why can't we create a statewide property tax to fund public education?
Dated: 08/04/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: TxTribune_StatePropertyTax_8_4_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Governor Abbott Announces Growing Support For Property Tax Reform Legislation
Dated: 07/24/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: GovernorAbbottAnnouncesGrowingSupportforPropertyTaxReform_7_19_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Commentary: What to expect from Legislature’s playbook on property tax
Dated: 07/12/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: Statesman_CraymerOpEdonPropertyTaxReform_7_12_17..pdf (909 KB)  
 
Dale Craymer, guest columnist: Texas lawmakers may help leave you better informed on yearly property-tax labyrinth
Dated: 07/10/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: Wacotrib_CraymerOpEd_PropertyTaxReform_7_10_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
House/Senate compromise could be a win-win for taxpayers
Dated: 07/03/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: TribTalk_CompromiseCouldBeWinWinforTaxpayers.pdf (307 KB)  
 
Lawmaker wants to close big-box retailers' 'dark store' loophole
Dated: 06/08/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: HoustonChronicle_LawmakerCloseDarkStoreLoophole_6_8_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
TTARA Statement on Called Special Session on Property Taxes
Dated: 06/06/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: PR_SpecialSession_6_6_17.pdf (406 KB)  
 
Chapter 313 in Texas puts energy fight in the school yard
Dated: 04/28/2017 Categories: Property Tax , Economic Development
Files: EnergyInsider_Chapter313FightinTx_4_27_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Senate panel weighs future of state’s tax abatement law
Dated: 04/18/2017 Categories: Property Tax , Economic Development
Files: Statesman_SenateWeighsFutureofTaxAbatementLaw_4_18_17.pdf (771 KB)  
 
Dallas mayor, first responders speak against property tax bill at heated hearing
Dated: 03/16/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: DMN_DallasLocalOfficialsSpeakAgainstPropertyTaxReform_3_15_17.pdf (2 MB)