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Eagle Ford: Learn about local taxation with new online tools
Texas taxpayers deserve to know who is taxing them, how they are being taxed, and where those taxes are being spent. However, many entities in every community have taxing authority, so that is too often easier said than done. And the increase of special purpose districts in recent years has only made the task more difficult.
With the just-released “Your Money and the Taxing Facts” report and “Local Tax Information and Search Tools,” every citizen in Texas can get the full picture -- with just a simple click of a mouse -- of local taxes levied in their county.
Citizens are encouraged to visit Local Tax Information and Search Tools on TexasTransparency.org for a detailed look at your community’s taxing entities, and to read the “Your Money and the Taxing Facts” report for valuable context on local tax trends.
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