Tribpedia: Texas Comptroller Of Public Accounts

The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts is the state government's chief financial officer, serving as its highest-ranking tax collector, accountant, revenue estimator and treasurer. The comptroller is elected statewide and serves four-year terms.

The Comptroller's Office has more than 3,500 employees and 30 field offices across the state. Its website contains numerous resources for businesses and residents, including a feature allowing advanced searches of most state government spending.


State Comptroller Glenn Hegar speaks at the GOP state convention in Dallas Texas on May 12, 2016.
Glenn Hegar (far right) stands with chief revenue estimators past and future. From left: Dale Craymer, Billy Hamilton and Tom Currah, the incoming estimator.

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