Active Franchise Tax Permit Holders | Last Updated 25 May 2018

This file contains a list of active taxpayers set up for franchise tax under Tax Code Chapter 171. The file includes taxpayer name, address, and other public business information. See for more information on our agency’s privacy and security policies

This dataset has the following 18 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Taxpayer Numbertaxpayer_numbertextA unique number used to identify the taxpayer.
Taxpayer Nametaxpayer_nametextName of taxpayer.
Taxpayer Addresstaxpayer_addresstextAddress of taxpayer.
Taxpayer Citytaxpayer_citytextCity of taxpayer.
Taxpayer Statetaxpayer_statetextState of taxpayer.
Taxpayer Ziptaxpayer_ziptextZip of taxpayer.
Taxpayer County Codetaxpayer_county_codenumberIdentification code of taxpayer's county.
Taxpayer Organizational Typetaxpayer_organizational_typetextSee record layout for various code definitions.
Record Type Coderecord_type_codetextType of SOS or COA number (see record layout for various code definitions).
Responsibility Beginning Dateresponsibility_beginning_datecalendar_dateDate taxpayer became liable for franchise tax.
Secretary of State (SOS) or COA File Numbersecretary_of_state_sos_or_coa_file_numbertextUnique number used to identify a business entity.
SOS Charter Datesos_charter_datecalendar_dateDate business was chartered by SOS in Texas.
SOS Status Datesos_status_datecalendar_dateSee record layout for various code definitions.
SOS Status Codesos_status_codetextSee record layout for various code definitions.
Right to Transact Business Coderight_to_transact_business_codetextIdentifies if the taxpayer's right to do business is active (see record layout for various code definitions).
Current Exempt Reason Codecurrent_exempt_reason_codetextSee record layout for various code definitions.
Exempt Begin Dateexempt_begin_datecalendar_dateDate taxpayer became exempt from franchise tax liablities.
NAICS Code_621111textNorth American Industry Classification Code (see federal website for definitions).