The TTARA Research Foundation has been providing high quality information and analytical services to Texas for more than 50 years, and has been cited by public and private officials for the quality and relevance of its work, winning numerous national awards. Foundation reports are provided to policymakers and the general public, usually at no charge.

The TTARA Research Foundation and its researchers are affiliated with the National Taxpayers Conference, the National Tax Association, and the Governmental Research Association, among other professional organizations. The Foundation works closely with the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT).

The TTARA Research Foundation does not engage in issue advocacy.