AUSTIN —Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced Wednesday (April 10, 2019) he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $705.3 million in local sales tax allocations for April, 8.4 percent more than in April 2018. These allocations are based on sales made in February by businesses that report tax monthly.

Local Sales Tax Allocations (April 2019)
Recipient April 2019 Allocations Change from April 2018 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $454.2M ↑8.3% ↑5.2%
Transit Systems $153.5M ↑5.9% ↑3.6%
Counties $45.3M ↑10.6% ↑7.9%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $52.3M ↑14.6% ↑12.8%
Total $705.3M ↑8.4% ↑5.5%

For details on April sales tax allocations to individual cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose districts, visit the Comptroller’s Monthly Sales Tax Allocation Comparison Summary Reports.

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