Active Franchise Tax Permit Holders

data.texas.gov | 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 https://comptroller.texas.gov/about/policies/privacy.php 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).