Washington, DC, June 17, 2015 – Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law Senate Bill 1396, which provides significant sales and use-tax reforms for general aviation (GA) aircraft based in or visiting Texas. After identifying the need to pursue reforms, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and a coalition of stakeholders worked with state legislators and the Texas comptroller of public accounts to emphasize the need for legislation that provides clear guidance and objective standards in the Texas tax code for application of sales and use tax to aircraft owners and operators.  Read More >>