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Discount Rate/Interest Rate

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers' Compensation pursuant to the authority under Texas Labor Code, Section 401.023, has previously published the following interest or discount rates using the auction rate quoted on a discount basis for the 52-week treasury bills issued by the United States government, as published by the Federal Reserve Board on the date nearest to the 15th day preceding the first day of the calendar quarter for which the rate is to be effective.

Applicability Of Interest / Discount Rate

  • Advisory 93-07 Interest / Discount Rates Applicable to Commission Orders for Income Benefits
  • Texas Labor Code, Section 403.007. Funding of Subsequent Injury Fund
  • Texas Labor Code, Section 408.064. Interest on Accrued Benefits
  • Texas Labor Code, Section 408.129. Acceleration of Impairment Income Benefits
  • Texas Labor Code, Section 413.019. Interest Earned for Delayed Payment, Refund, or Overpayment
    (Re: Medical Services and Fees)
  • Texas Labor Code, Section 415.008. Fraudulently Obtaining or Denying Benefits; Administrative Violation

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Discount Information Updates

Tables Available :
Present Value of Future Weekly Payments Discounted at a Given Discount Rate
Accumulated Value of Unpaid Weeks with Interest at a Given Interest Rate
Accumulated Value of Unpaid Lump Sum with Interest at a Given Interest Rate

Interest Rates
From To Rate
10/01/17 12/31/17 4.80%
07/01/17 09/30/17 4.71%
04/01/17 06/30/17 4.50%
01/01/17 03/31/17 4.41%
10/01/16 12/31/16 4.11%
07/01/16 09/30/16 4.03%
04/01/16 06/30/16 4.14%
01/01/16 03/31/16 4.19%
10/01/15 12/31/15 3.96%
07/01/15 09/30/15 3.78%
04/01/15 06/30/15 3.77%
01/01/15 03/31/15 3.73%
10/01/14 12/31/14 3.63%
07/01/14 09/30/14 3.61%
04/01/14 06/30/14 3.63%
01/01/14 03/31/14 3.64%
10/01/13 12/31/13 3.63%
07/01/13 09/30/13 3.63%
04/01/13 06/30/13 3.64%
01/01/13 03/31/13 3.63%
10/01/12 12/31/12 3.68%
07/01/12 09/30/12 3.68%
04/01/12 06/30/12 3.71%
01/01/12 03/31/12 3.61%
10/01/11 12/31/11 3.59%
07/01/11 09/30/11 3.68%
04/01/11 06/30/11 3.74%
01/01/11 03/31/11 3.80%
10/01/10 12/31/10 3.75%
07/01/10 09/30/10 3.80%
04/01/10 06/30/10 3.91%
01/01/10 03/31/10 3.85%
10/01/09 12/31/09 3.88%
07/01/09 09/30/09 4.01%
04/01/09 06/30/09 4.19%
01/01/09 03/31/09 3.95%
10/01/08 12/31/08 5.22%
07/01/08 09/30/08 6.18%
04/01/08 06/30/08 4.82%
01/01/08 03/31/08 6.84%
10/01/07 12/31/07 7.66%
07/01/07 09/30/07 8.43%
04/01/07 06/30/07 8.45%
01/01/07 03/31/07 8.46%
10/01/06 12/31/06 8.53%
07/01/06 09/30/06 8.68%
04/01/06 06/30/06 8.26%
1/01/06 03/31/06 7.82%
10/01/05 12/31/05 7.36%
07/07/05 09/30/05 6.88%
04/01/05 06/30/05 6.79%
01/01/05 03/31/05 6.17%
10/01/04 12/31/04 5.56%
07/01/04 09/30/04 5.74%
04/01/04 06/30/04 4.68%
01/01/04 03/31/04 4.76%
10/01/03 12/31/03 4.72%
07/01/03 09/30/03 4.45%
04/01/03 06/30/03 4.74%
01/01/03 03/31/03 4.98%
10/01/02 12/31/02 5.28%
07/01/02 09/30/02 5.66%
04/01/02 06/30/02 6.11%
01/01/02 03/31/02 5.72%
10/01/01 12/31/01 6.22%
07/01/01 09/30/01 7.03%
04/01/01 06/30/01 7.74%
01/01/01 03/31/01 9.21%
10/01/00 12/31/00 9.38%
07/01/00 09/30/00 9.50%
04/01/00 06/30/00 9.34%
01/01/00 03/31/00 8.85%
10/01/99 12/31/99 8.45%
07/01/99 09/30/99 4.89%
04/01/99 06/30/99 4.67%
01/01/99 03/31/99 4.31%
10/01/98 12/31/98 4.51%
07/01/98 09/30/98 5.13%
04/01/98 06/30/98 5.11%
01/01/98 03/31/98 5.18%
10/01/97 12/31/97 5.30%
07/01/97 09/30/97 5.35%
04/01/97 06/30/97 5.66%
01/01/97 03/31/97 5.16%
10/01/96 12/31/96 5.57%
07/01/96 09/30/96 5.56%
04/01/96 06/30/96 4.98%
01/01/96 03/31/96 5.06%
10/01/95 12/31/95 5.21%
07/01/95 09/30/95 5.22%
04/01/95 06/30/95 6.16%
01/01/95 03/31/95 6.75%
10/01/94 12/31/94 5.38%
07/01/94 09/30/94 5.04%
04/01/94 06/30/94 4.03%
01/01/94 03/31/94 3.47%
10/01/93 12/31/93 3.27%
07/01/93 09/30/93 3.40%
04/01/93 06/30/93 3.09%
01/01/93 03/31/93 3.57%
10/01/92 12/31/92 3.02%
07/01/92 09/30/92 3.93%
04/01/92 06/30/92 4.37%
01/01/92 03/31/92 4.20%
10/01/91 12/31/91 5.57%
07/01/91 09/30/91 6.00%
04/01/91 06/30/91 6.46%
01/01/91 03/31/91 6.58%
07/01/90 12/31/90 7.64%
01/01/90 06/30/90 7.14%
07/01/89 12/31/89 8.18%
01/01/89 06/30/89 7.92%
Discount Information Updates, October - December 2017
Description Weeks 1-200 Weeks 201-400
Present Value of Future Weekly Payments Discounted at a Given Discount Rate: Excel Excel
Accumulated Value of Unpaid Weeks with Interest at a Given Interest Rate: Excel Excel
Accumulated Value of Unpaid Lump Sum with Interest at a Given Interest Rate: Excel Excel

NOTE: All of the above Excel links go to the same document. Use the tabs at the bottom of the spreadsheet to make sure you have the desired table.

Last updated: 09/26/2017

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