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Texas Sales Tax Rate Changes, July 2015


 Texas local tax rate changes..

The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts has announced a number of sales and use tax rate changes, effective July 1, 2015.

Garrett, in Ellis County, is eliminating the additional city sales and use tax for municipal street maintenance and repair. Beginning July 1, the local rate in Garret will be 1% and the total rate will be 7.25%.

Kendleton, in Fort Bend County, is imposing additional city sales and use tax. The new local rate will be 1.5% and the new combined rate will be 7.75%.

Sandy Oaks, in Bexar County, was incorporated in May 2014. Effective July 1, 2015, it is adopting a 1% city sales and use tax. The new combined rate for Sandy Oaks will be 7.75%.

The San Antonio MTA is also adopting sales and use tax of 0.5%. Additional information.

Find accurate local rates for Texas and other states with this free sales tax rate map.

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Gail Cole
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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.