State and Local Taxation

Kelly Hart’s Tax attorneys provide advice to clients with respect to Texas sales tax, property tax and business taxes, including the former franchise tax and current margin tax. The margin tax, effective January 1, 2007, applies a general rate of 1% to the operating margin of most business activity in Texas, including business activity carried on by limited partnerships. The firm has also represented clients in connection with sales and use tax controversies with the Texas Comptroller's office.