PRESS RELEASE: Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.2 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

TEXAS, February 9 – February 9, 2022


(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today that he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special-use tax districts $1.22 billion in local sales tax allocations to February, i.e. 16.4% more than in February 2021. These allocations are based on sales made in December by companies that declare tax monthly; October, November and December sales by quarterly filers; and 2021 sales from businesses that report the tax annually.










LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (February 2022)
Recipient Feb. 2022
Allowances
Change
Feb. 2021
Year to date
Change
Cities
$789.4 million 15.4% 19.7%
Transit systems $258.4M 15.5% 20.7%
Counties $69.9M 14.6% 20.7%
Special purpose tax districts $106.6 million 29.2% 30.6%
Total $1.22 billion 16.4% 20.9%

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


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