The City of Stafford holds the unique distinction of being the largest city in Texas to abolish city property taxes. This includes both commercial and residential properties. In addition to a lack of city property taxes, the State of Texas has no state property taxes. This combination means more money back into the pockets of your business and employees.
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The state sales tax rate in Texas is 6.25% with the City of Stafford assessing an additional 2%. Of that 2%, 1.5% is directed to the City and 1/2% is directed to the SEDC. This local sales tax is the primary revenue generator for the City of Stafford. At the state level, sales and use taxes account for over 50% of state revenue.
The state of Texas has no personal income tax.