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May Another $2B Month For Texas Sales Tax Revenues

The Texas Comptroller reports that the state collected more than $2 billion in May, marking 26 months of sales tax growth.

06/06/2012

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Legality Of State’s Amazon Tax Deal Questioned

Some experts say a settlement reached between Texas Comptroller Susan Combs and Amazon.com to end Amazon’s sales tax dispute with the state may be illegal.

05/13/2012

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State Holding Billions In Unclaimed Money

According to the Texas State Comptroller’s Office, one in four Texans are due cash. The result has left the state holding a fortune in unclaimed money.

04/25/2012

Texas Photo Identification

Texas Has Spent $1.8M On Personal Data Breach

The state comptroller’s office says it has spent $1.8 million dealing with fallout from the public exposure of personal information, including Social Security numbers, of millions of Texans.

04/22/2011

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Texas Wants You To Have Your Money

Friday turned into a financial windfall for some North Texans. Texas handed over unclaimed property that had been sitting in Austin, in some cases for years.

02/25/2011

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Texas Sales Tax Receipts Up 6.6 Percent In October

Texas Comptroller Susan Combs says state sales tax receipts grew 6.6 percent in October compared to the same month a year ago. The $1.6 billion jump marks the seventh consecutive month of growth following a 14-month slump.

CBSDFW.COM–11/10/2010