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Texas Economic Development Sales Tax Primer

June 5, 2017

Category: State Resources

Texas Economic Development Sales Tax Primer

This brief white paper gives a "beginners" look at the economic sales tax in Texas.  What is the ED sales tax, how can it be used, changes to the law, what is a primary job, etc. are highlighted in this primer compiled by the Texas Economic Development Council.

Tags: economic development, education, EDC, sales tax, type A, type B, Texas economic development

Naturally Beautiful Texas Landscapes

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Take a Spring drive in Cuero, Yorktown, Yoakum and all the little towns in between and experience why the Texas Legislature passed HR 769 on May 4, 1999 designating DeWitt County as the Wildflower Capital of Texas. The area becomes “an ocean of color” as the wildflowers begin to bloom and visitors come far and wide for this naturally beautiful Texas landscape.