• Franchise Tax

    This is a state privilege tax imposed on each taxable entity formed or organized in Texas or doing business in Texas. Click here to be taken to the State Comptroller website.

  • Income Tax

    Texas does not levy personal or business income tax.

  • Sales Tax

    The State levies a sales and use tax on retail sales and services of 6.25%. Municipalities, counties and transit authorities can level additional sales tax, however the maximum amount of sales tax charged cannot exceed 8.25% per state statute.

  • Property Tax

    Harris County, in addition to school districts, public safety districts, utility districts and other special improvement districts, levies ad valorem taxes on the value of real and personal property. To research taxes on specific properties, please visit the Harris County Appraisal District at the Harris County Appraisal District website.


    2022 Business & Industrial Property division Schedule Value Calculation Guidelines