Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.3 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

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(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose districts $1.3 billion in local sales tax allocations for February, 9.3 percent more than in February 2022. 

These allocations are based on sales made in December by businesses that report tax monthly; October, November and December sales by quarterly filers; and 2022 sales by businesses that report tax annually.

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (Feb. 2023)
RecipientFeb. 2023
Allocations
Change from
Feb. 2022
Year-to-date
Change
Cities   $855.7M↑8.4%↑7.4%
Transit Systems$280.8M↑8.7%↑7.7%
Counties$80.2M↑14.8%↑13.3%
Special Purpose Districts$121.0M↑13.5%↑15.5%
Total$1.3B↑9.3%↑8.5%

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