COMMITTEE:   Ways & Means 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Dennis Bonnen 


HB 643        Phillips
Relating to the eligibility of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land on the basis of its use for wildlife management.

HB 1211       Phillips               
Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs.

HB 1621       Bohac                  
Relating to the transfer of certain unused franchise tax credits.

HB 1626       Gutierrez              
Relating to the authority of a taxing unit other than a school district to enter into a tax abatement agreement with an owner of real property in a tax increment financing reinvestment zone.

HB 1833       Dutton                 
Relating to the exemption of real property from ad valorem taxation during the period between the issuance of a judgment foreclosing a tax lien on the property and the sale of the property at a tax sale conducted under that judgment or the payment by the property owner of that judgment before the sale, as applicable.

HB 2171       Guillen                
Relating to notice to affected local taxing entities of certain claims for overpayment of sales or use taxes.

HB 2453       Lucio III | et al.     
Relating to an insurance premium tax credit for investment in certain communities; imposing a monetary penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 2560       King, Tracy O. | et al.
Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory.

HB 2654       Stucky | et al.        
Relating to the personal liability of certain elected officials under local government programs to fund water and energy savings improvements through assessments.

HB 2756       Cook                   
Relating to certain procedures for tax redeterminations and refund claims.

HB 2871       Guillen                
Relating to the use of county hotel occupancy taxes by certain counties.

HB 2906       Raymond                
Relating to the correction of an ad valorem tax appraisal roll and related appraisal records.

HB 3232       Darby                  
Relating to the penalty imposed on certain delinquent oil and gas severance taxes.

HB 3345       Springer               
Relating to the definition of "passive entity" for the franchise tax.

HB 3466       King, Tracy O.         
Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of dealer's heavy equipment inventory and the prepayment of taxes on that inventory.

HB 3614       Morrison, Geanie W.    
Relating to the definition of new property value for purposes of the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates for a county.

HB 3652       Craddick               
Relating to an exemption for open-enrollment charter schools from taxes imposed on the sale, lease, or rental of a motor vehicle and registration fees for motor vehicles.

HB 3714       Hinojosa, Gina | et al.
Relating to a franchise tax credit pilot program for taxable entities that contribute to an employee dependent care flexible spending account.

HB 3908       Bonnen, Dennis         
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an eligible peace officer who resides in a qualified high crime area.

HB 4002       Bonnen, Dennis         
Relating to the definition of "production" in the cost of goods sold deduction for the franchise tax.

HB 4052       Murphy                 
Relating to the exemption of certain services performed by certain employees from the sales and use tax.

HB 4054       Murphy                 
Relating to the application of sales and use taxes to certain food items.

HB 4231       White                  
Relating to allocating a portion of oil and gas production tax revenue to the counties from which the oil and gas originated.

HB 4293       Craddick               
Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to waive penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax if the delinquency was not intentional or the result of conscious indifference.

HJR 113       Capriglione            
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the authorization to exempt from ad valorum taxation precious metals.

HJR 115       Bonnen, Dennis         
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of a peace officer who resides in a high crime area.




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