Texas Comptroller offers hotline for businesses struggling to pay sales taxes during COVID-19 crisis

Posted on 03/26/2020 by Austin Chamber of Commerce

The Texas Comptroller released the following statement:

“The Texas agency is here to offer assistance to those businesses that are struggling to pay the full amount of sales taxes they collected in February.
For businesses that find themselves in this situation, our agency is offering assistance in the form of short-term payment agreements and, in most instances, waivers of penalties and interest.
We ask that you contact our Enforcement Hotline at 800-252-8880 to learn about your options for remaining in compliance and avoiding interest and late fees on taxes due. . .”

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