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Texas Sales Tax Rate Changes, January 2016


 Several sales and use tax rate changes take effect in Texas, January 2016.

Several local sales and use tax rate changes will take effect in Texas on January 1, 2016.

Corral City, in Denton County, is abolishing the additional city sales and use tax for municipal street maintenance and repair. New rates are as follows:

  • Coral City: 1.5% (local); 8% (total)
  • Coral City Municipal Development District: 0.25% (local)

Goliad, in Goliad County, is imposing an additional city sales and use tax for economic and industrial development and municipal street maintenance and repair. New rates: Goliad: 2% (local); 8.25% (total).

Goliad is also abolishing the special purpose district, Goliad Municipal Development District. Additional information.

Find accurate local sales and use tax rates for all tax jurisdictions with this free sales and use tax rate map.


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.