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Texas Lawmakers Downplay Need for Property Tax Relief

Texas Lawmakers Downplay Need for Property Tax Relief

At a recent meeting of the Senate Finance Committee, several legislators downplayed concerns about rising property taxes and instead pointed to recent legislation as providing adequate relief. The committee met over the Legislature’s interim period to consider issues...
Could Texas Suspend the State Gas Tax?

Could Texas Suspend the State Gas Tax?

As Georgia and Maryland suspend their state gas taxes and provide relief for citizens, many have been suggesting a similar suspension in Texas. According to the Texas comptroller, the state gas tax is 20 cents per gallon. Today’s average price per gallon in Texas is...