Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $660 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments 

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $660.4 million in local sales tax allocations for October, 1.6 percent more than in October 2016.

These allocations are based on sales made in August by businesses that report tax monthly.

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS (October 2017)
Recipient Oct. 2017
Allocations
Change from
Oct. 2016
Year-to-date
Change
Cities    $430.5M ↑1.2% ↑3.0%
Counties $41.4M ↑8.7% ↑5.1%
Transit Systems $145.0M ↓0.5% ↑2.9%
Special Purpose Taxing Districts $43.5M ↑7.3% ↑11.8%
Total $660.4M ↑1.6% ↑3.6%