Cancel or Deny Permit




The commission or administrator may cancel or deny a permit for the retail sale or service of alcoholic beverages, if it finds that the permit holder or applicant has not paid delinquent ad valorem taxes due on that permitted premises or due from a business operated on that premises to any taxing authority in the county of the premises.

A permit holder or applicant is presumed delinquent in the payment of taxes due if the license holder or applicant:

  • is placed on a delinquent tax roll prepared under Section 33.03, Tax Code;
  • has received a notice of delinquency under Section 33.04, Tax Code; and
  • has not made payment required under Section 42.08, Tax Code