COMMITTEE:   Ways & Means 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Wednesday, March 29, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Dennis Bonnen 


HB 28         Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the use of certain surplus state revenue to phase out the franchise tax and to the expiration of that tax.

HB 388        Murphy | et al.
Relating to the phaseout and repeal of the franchise tax; lowering the rates of the tax.

HB 599        Schofield | et al.
Relating to the decrease of the rates of the franchise tax under certain circumstances and the expiration of that tax.

HB 926        Murr
Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a hotel occupancy tax.

HB 1052       Schubert
Relating to the repeal of the franchise tax.

HB 1248       Lucio III
Relating to alternative resolution procedures for ad valorem tax suits brought under Chapter 42 of the Texas Property Tax Code for purposes of enhancing the public policy of this state of reducing the delay and the costs of litigation.

HB 1300       Springer
Relating to the collection and use of municipal hotel occupancy taxes.

HB 1325       Nevárez
Relating to the application of the sales and use tax to certain services involving real property.

HB 1449       Simmons | et al.
Relating to prohibiting local governments from imposing certain fees on new construction.

HB 1529       Lambert | et al.
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to pledge certain tax revenue for the payment of obligations related to hotel projects.

HB 1613       Springer | et al.
Relating to adjustment of the rates of the franchise tax; providing for decreases in tax rates.

HB 1830       Anchia
Relating to the authority to waive certain penalties and interest in order to facilitate the settlement of an ad valorem tax appeal.

HB 1896       Bohac
Relating to the application of and use of revenue from hotel occupancy taxes imposed by municipalities and counties.

HB 2126       Button
Relating to the franchise tax rate applicable to certain taxable entities that sell telephone prepaid calling cards.

HB 2253       Darby
Relating to the calculation of interest on an ad valorem tax refund resulting from the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's liability.

HB 2277       Darby
Relating to fixing the median cost of high-cost gas wells.

HB 2281       Darby
Relating to miscellaneous gross receipts taxes on utility companies.

HB 2690       Morrison, Geanie W.    
Relating to the allocation of certain state hotel occupancy tax revenue.

HB 2989       Bonnen, Dennis         
Relating to payment of an ad valorem tax refund in the event of a tax roll correction that decreases a property owner's tax liability.

HB 2999       Bonnen, Dennis         
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain counties.




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