The State and local communities offer a variety of tax incentives and innovative solutions for businesses expanding in or relocating to Texas. Programs include Enterprise Zone sales tax refunds, manufacturing sales tax exemptions, property tax value limitation, and freeport exemptions.
State sales and use tax refunds for businesses in economically distressed areas of the state.
State sales and use tax exemptions for manufacturers on tangible property, natural gas, and electricity.
An eight-year limitation on the taxable property value for school district maintenance and operations tax purposes and a tax credit.
Tax exemption for certain goods that enter and leave Texas within 175 days.
Tax exemption for property that is for pollution control purposes.
Tax exemptions and deductions for solar, wind, ethanol, and biodiesel energy.
A tax refund program for business recruitment and job creation in adversely impacted defense-dependent communities.
A temporary tax exemption program from state sales and use tax on certain items necessary and essential to the operation of a qualified data center.
A sales and use tax exemption and a franchise tax credit to certain research and development activities.