(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $953.9 million in local sales tax allocations for February, 4.6 percent more than in February 2018.

These allocations are based on sales made in December by businesses that report tax monthly; October, November and December sales by quarterly filers; and 2018 sales by businesses that report tax annually.

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (Feb. 2019)
RecipientFeb. 2019
Allocations
Change from
Feb. 2018
Year-to-date
Change
Cities   
$617.2M4.1%3.6%
Transit Systems$211.4M3.9%2.4%
Counties$57.3M6.8%7.1%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts$68.0M9.9%12.3%
Total$953.9M4.6%4.2%

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.

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