Author Archives: Linda Messing

Updated ‘Field Guide to the Taxes of Texas’

The Comptroller’s office has updated A Field Guide to the Taxes of Texas (PDF). The report provides a graphic-rich overview of major state and local taxes, including historical collections as well as estimates of future revenue growth. The value of … Continue reading

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Election results

Well, the votes are in and the outcome for Texas legislative races is not nearly as exciting as the results are at the national level.  All incumbents won their seat except Rep. Kenneth Sheets, HD107 (Dallas), one of the four … Continue reading

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2016 TSCPA Election Guide

Click here to review the 2016 edition of TSCPA’s election guide.

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TSBPA Appointments

Governor Abbott has named a new Chair for the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, as well as appointed five new members. Read about the appointments here.

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That’s $200 in your pocket.

The Largest Single Tax Repeal of the 84th Legislative Session – HB 7 ends the “ Professionals Tax”, a $200 annual fee on accountants, architects, attorneys, chiropractors, dentists, engineers, interior designers, investment advisors, landscape architects, land surveyors, optometrists, physicians, property … Continue reading

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