Category Archives: Tax Assessor-Collectors

RTB #012-17 Change to Inspection Requirements and a New Fee for Certain Trailers, Semitrailers, and Pole Trailers

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Thank you, Jeremiah Kuntz, DirectorVehicle Titles and Registration DivisionTexas Department of Motor Vehicles Attachment If you have any comments or suggestions concerning this VTR communication process, please contact your local TxDMV Regional Service Center. … Continue reading

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RTB #011-17 Elimination of Registration Period Designation by the Vehicle Owner

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Thank you, Jeremiah Kuntz, DirectorVehicle Titles and Registration DivisionTexas Department of Motor Vehicles Attachment If you have any comments or suggestions concerning this VTR communication process, please contact your local TxDMV Regional Service Center. … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: COGNOS reports available (08/15/2017 @ 1:23 PM CDT)

Good afternoon, The Inventory Transaction report was available for viewing as of 8:37 AM CDT this morning (08/15/2017).  The only remaining issue is with the Funds Remittance report.  Some counties received a double entry for IVTRS transactions on 8/4/2017.  A … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Cognos Issues (08/14/2017 @ 2:50 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   Issues with the Funds Remittance and Inventory Transaction reports are not resolved. Support staff are continuing to work towards identifying and resolving the issues. All other Cognos reports are available at this time. An update will be sent by tomorrow (08/15/2017) by 1:00 PM CDT … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS issue (8/14/2017 @ 10:30 AM CDT)

Good morning,   An issue has been identified when printing multiple transactions in RTS.  The workaround is to print single transactions.  This issue will be resolved after hours this evening (8/14/2017) when TxDMV will conduct a restart of RTS Point … Continue reading

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Webinars for Counties on RTB #007-17 and #008-17

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Webinars will be held for county tax assessor-collectors to discuss RTB #007-17 Changes to Travel Trailer Dimensions and RTB #008-17 Trailer and Semitrailer Title Policy. The webinar schedule is listed below, and space is … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: Cognos issue (8/10/2017 @ 6:00 PM CDT)

Good evening,   There are two remaining issues with Cognos reports that contain data for last Friday (08/04/2017).  The Funds Remittance Report has IVTRS totals that are doubled. The Inventory Transaction reports are incomplete.  Support staff are working towards a resolution.  An update … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: Week/Month to Date Fees report (08/10/2017 @ 2:25 PM CDT)

Good afternoon, The data issue with the Week/Month to Date Fees report has been resolved and the report was available for viewing as of 2:00 PM CDT this afternoon (08/10/2017).  If you experience new issues with COGNOS, please contact the Service … Continue reading

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RTB #008-17 Trailer and Semitrailer Title Policy

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Thank you, Jeremiah Kuntz, DirectorVehicle Titles and Registration DivisionTexas Department of Motor Vehicles Attachments If you have any comments or suggestions concerning this VTR communication process, please contact your local TxDMV Regional Service Center. … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Week/Month to Date reports (08/10/2017 @ 9:00 AM CDT)

Good morning,   The Week/Month to Date Fees report is missing data from Friday (8/04/2017) which will cause the Funds Remittance report not to balance. Support staff are continuing to work towards identifying and resolving the issue. All other Cognos reports are available at this time. An update will … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICATION: Week/Month to Date reports (08/09/2017 @ 3:00 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   Data for Friday (8/04/2017) is not currently available on the Week/Month to Date Fees Report. This will cause reports to be out of balance. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue. An update will be sent by 5:00 PM CDT … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: COGNOS reports available (08/09/2017 @ 12:55 PM CDT)

Good afternoon, All COGNOS reports were available for viewing as of 12:00 PM CDT this afternoon (08/09/2017).  If you experience new issues with COGNOS, please contact the Service Desk. The statewide ticket for this issue is 138456. If you would … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICATION: Cognos reports delayed (08/09/2017 @ 10:10 AM CDT)

Good morning,   Due to a delay with nightly batch processing, the Week to Date and the Inventory Transaction reports have been delayed.  An update will be sent by noon today (08/09/2017). The statewide ticket for this issue is: 138456 If … Continue reading

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UPDATE: NMVITS Inquiry and Funds Remittance reports delayed (08/08/2017 @ 3:17 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   The overnight batch process continues to run slower than expected, due to an extremely high volume of transactions which has delayed the NMVITS Inquiry and the Funds Remittance Reports. The expected availability of these two Cognos reports is by … Continue reading

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UPDATE: NMVITS Inquiry and Funds Remittance reports delayed (08/08/2017 @ 11:15 AM CDT)

Good morning,   The overnight batch process is running slower than expected, due to an extremely high volume of transactions, has delayed the NMVITS Inquiry and the Funds Remittance Reports. The expected availability of these two Cognos reports is by 2:00 PM (08/08/2017).  … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICATION: NMVITS Inquiry and Funds Remittance reports delayed (08/08/2017 @ 8:43 AM CDT)

Good morning,   A delay in the overnight batch processing, due to an extremely high volume of transactions, has delayed the NMVITS Inquiry and the Funds Remittance Reports. The expected availability of these two Cognos reports is by 11:00 AM (08/08/2017).  All other … Continue reading

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Internet Sales by Self-Service Storage Facilities

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Senate Bill 952, effective September 1, 2017, amends Property Code, Sections 59.044 and 59.045, to allow self-service storage facilities to conduct public sales through an Internet website that is accessible to the public. As … Continue reading

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Webinars for Counties on RTB #006-17

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Webinars will be held for county tax assessor-collectors to discuss RTB #006-17 Reassignment of Title by Insurance Companies. The webinar schedule is listed below, and space is limited. Please reserve your virtual “seat” as … Continue reading

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Webinars for Counties on RTB #005-17

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Webinars will be held for county tax assessor-collectors to discuss RTB #005-17 Former Military Vehicles. The webinar schedule is listed below, and space is limited, so please reserve your virtual “seat” as soon as … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: COGNOS reports available (08/02/2017 @ 2:00 PM CDT)

Good afternoon, All COGNOS reports were available for viewing as of 1:09 PM CDT this afternoon (08/02/2017).  If you experience new issues with COGNOS, please contact the Service Desk. The statewide ticket for this issue is 136410. If you would … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICATION: NMVITS Inquiry and Funds Remittance reports delayed (08/02/2017 @ 8:30 AM CDT)

Good morning,   A delay in the overnight batch processing caused by an extremely high volume of transactions has delayed NMVITS Inquiry and the Funds Remittance Reports. The expected availability of these two Cognos reports is by 1:00 PM (08/02/2017).  All other … Continue reading

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Registration Exemption for Open Enrollment Charter Schools

Please review and distribute as appropriate. House Bill 897 amends Transportation Code, Section 502.453, to exempt open enrollment charter schools from the payment of registration fees. As a result of House Bill 897, open enrollment charter schools may apply for … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: COGNOS reports available (08/01/2017 @ 12:00 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   All COGNOS reports are now available for viewing as of 12:00 PM CDT this afternoon (08/01/2017).  If you experience new issues with COGNOS please contact the Service Desk.    The statewide ticket for this issue is: 135954   If you would like … Continue reading

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UPDATE: NMVITS Inquiry and Funds Remittance reports delayed (08/01/2017)

Good afternoon,   A delay with nightly batch processing has caused the NMVITS Inquiry Report and the Funds Remittance Report to be delayed.  The expected availability of these two Cognos reports has been extended to no later than 12:00 PM this afternoon … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICATION: NMVITS Inquiry and Funds Remittance reports delayed (08/01/2017 @ 8:10 AM CDT)

Good morning,   A delay with nightly batch processing has caused the NMVITS Inquiry Report and the Funds Remittance Report to be delayed.  The expected availability of these two Cognos reports is no later than 11:00 AM this morning (08/01/2017).  All other … Continue reading

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