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Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.1 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Government


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 12, 2022

Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $1.1 Billion in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose districts $1.06 billion in local sales tax allocations for October, 17.4 percent more than in October 2021.

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

Recipient Oct. 2022 Allocations Change from Oct. 2021 Year-to-Date Change
Cities $675.6M ↑15.7% ↑15.1%
Transit Systems $226.4M ↑17.2% ↑16.4%
Counties $65.8M ↑22.4% ↑17.7%
Special Purpose Districts $96.8M ↑28.1% ↑26.5%
Total $1.06B ↑17.4% ↑16.4%

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