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Posted inCoronavirus

Texas restaurants are asking for tax relief from the state. But officials say they need those revenues during the pandemic.

By Mitchell Ferman and Ross Ramsey/Texas Tribune HOUSTON — Up against a Friday deadline, the broad base of workers in the Texas restaurant industry have asked Gov. Greg Abbott and other officials to waive monthly sales taxes due by the end of the day. Bobby Heugel, owner of several popular bars and restaurants in Houston, said many […]