Skip to main content

Texas Supreme Court says it can’t force the state to process deluge of applications for tax break expiring this year

The program, known as Chapter 313, provides companies with billions of dollars in property tax breaks. The court said it is up to the Legislature to make the call on what to do as the program is set to expire and the state is swamped with applications.

State Comptroller Glenn Hegar speaks at The Texas Tribune Festival on Sept. 23, 2022.

Texans need truth. Help us report it.

Yes, I'll donate today

Explore related story topics

Courts State government Glenn Hegar Property taxes Texas Supreme Court