City contact information:
Town Secretary’s Office
- “Dedicated Street Maintenance Sales Tax Reauthorization,” Town of Flower Mound, https://www.flower-mound.com/1829/Dedicated-Sales-Tax-Election-2019
- To find out what the sales tax rate is where you live, use the Texas Sales Tax Rate Locator: https://mycpa.cpa.state.tx.us/atj/
Recent News Articles
- “Flower Mound Town Council orders Nov. 5 special election for ballot proposition regarding street maintenance sales and use tax,” Community Impact Newspaper (August 8, 2019), https://communityimpact.com/dallas-fort-worth/lewisville-flower-mound-highland-village/city-county/2019/08/08/flower-mound-town-council-orders-nov-5-special-election-for-ballot-proposition-regarding-street-maintenance-sales-and-use-tax/
- “Flower Mound residents to vote on street sales tax,” The Cross Timbers Gazette, (August 23, 2019), https://www.crosstimbersgazette.com/2019/08/23/flower-mound-residents-to-vote-on-street-sales-tax/
What is a sales and use tax?
This is the formal name for a sales tax. Individuals pay sales taxes on most goods and services in Texas.
What is the current sales tax rate?
The base rate for the Texas sales tax is 6.25%. However, local government agencies(cities, counties, special purpose districts and transit authorities) can hold elections to increase the sales tax in their area. By law, the maximum sales tax rate (including state and local sales taxes) is 8.25%.
Flower Mound Propositions
|Ballot Proposition||The reauthorization of the local sales and use tax in the Town of Flower Mound, Texas at the rate of one-quarter (1/4) of one percent (1%) to continue providing revenue for maintenance and repair of municipal streets.
La reautorización del impuesto sobre las ventas y el impuesto sobre utilización de bienes locales de la Ciudad de Flower Mound a la tarifa de un-cuarto de uno por ciento para continuar produciendo ganancias por mantenimiento y reparación de las calles municipales.
|If I vote FOR||The Flower Mound sales tax rate would continue to be 8.25%, and the maintenance and repair of city streets would be funded.|
|If I vote AGAINST||The Flower Mound sales tax rate would decrease to 8.2475%, and maintenance and repair of city streets would not be funded.|
|Tax Consequences||None, if the proposition passes. If it fails, there would be a reduction to Flower Mound sales tax rate of one quarter of one percent.|