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Texas City Boundary Changes, January 2015


 Boerne, Texas.

Cities grow and cities shrink. Either way, sales tax rates can be impacted.

Effective January 1, 2015, the following Texas cities are having an annexation:

  • Alvarado
  • Andrews
  • Baird
  • Baytown
  • Boerne
  • Bonham
  • Breckenridge
  • Bridge City
  • Caddo Mills
  • Celino
  • Cotulla
  • Elsa
  • Fate
  • Forney
  • Fort Worth
  • Grand Saline
  • Helotes
  • Jarrell
  • Laredo
  • Liberty
  • Los Fresnos
  • Magnolia
  • McKinney
  • Melissa
  • Midlothian
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Pflugersville
  • Pilot Point
  • Plainview
  • Princeton
  • Prosper
  • Richmond
  • Rockwall County Assistance District
  • Roscoe
  • Round Rock
  • Seguin
  • Sullivan City
  • Sweetwater
  • The Colony
  • Tomball
  • Weslaco
  • West Columbia

Effective January 1, 2015, the following Texas cities are having a disannexation:

  • Angleton
  • The Colony
  • Junction

As the Texas Comptroller says, “If there is a transit authority or special purpose district located within the annexing or disannexing city, or if the city collects Mixed Beverage Tax, these additional local taxes will be imposed or repealed accordingly in the annexed or disannexed area(s).” See the comptroller website for additional information, including ordinance numbers.

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Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.