Texas State Agencies

Texas Department of Economic Development

The Department of Economic Development is responsible for assisting Texas communities and businesses in developing and encouraging economic development. In addition to various programs offered in and by the state, the site includes business resources including both technical and financial assistance.  Business startup information and business licences and permits are also included.

1700 North Congress Avenue
Suite 1146
Austin, TX 78711
(800) 888-0511



Texas Secretary of State

The Secretary of State is responsible for registering and regulating Business and Non-profit Corporations in Texas. This site includes information on incorporation and filing of proper forms. Most of the forms required for incorporation are available for downloading.

1019 Brazos
Austin, TX 78701
(800) 648-9642


Texas Comptrollers Office

The Comptroller of Public Accounts is responsible for regulating and collecting state taxes. The site includes information and formsfor obtaining sales tax permits and filing sales taxes. The site also contains informative areas about starting and conducting a business in Texas.

111 East 17th Street
Austin, TX 78774
(800) 252-5555



Texas State Small Business Development Center

The Texas State University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) works with existing and startup small businesses to help them grow and compete in today’s global economy. 


Wimberley Valley Chamber of Commerce, Convention Center and Visitors Bureau • 14100 Ranch Road 12 • P.O. Box 12, Wimberley Texas 78676 • 512-847-2201