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NOTICE PUBLIC INTERNET AUCTION

July 16, 2019

Under the authority contained in O.C.G.A. § 48-2-55 and Rule 560-6-1-.01, the Georgia Department of Revenue has levied upon personal property belonging to the defendant(s) in fi. fa.

June Net Tax Revenues Up 7.4%

July 8, 2019

The State of Georgia’s June net tax collections totaled roughly $2.12 billion, for an increase of $146 million, or 7.4 percent, compared to June 2018 when net tax collections totaled nearly $1.98 billion.

May Net Tax Revenue Up 0.1%

June 7, 2019

Georgia’s May net tax collections totaled almost $1.76 billion for an increase of just over $1 million, or 0.1 percent, compared to May 2018. Year-to-date, net tax collections totaled $21.67 billion for an increase of $940.7 million, or 4.5 percent, compared to the previous fiscal year (FY) when net tax revenues totaled nearly $20.73 billion.

Georgia Motor Vehicle Division Announces New Online Services Portal is Up and Running

May 28, 2019

Over Memorial Day weekend, the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) installed a new state-of-the-art system, Georgia Driver Record and Integrated Vehicle Enterprise System (DRIVES) to upgrade and modernize the vehicle registration and titling functions. Now that the statewide system upgrade has been successfully completed, the Georgia Motor Vehicle Division has launched a new web services portal to enable Georgia residents to complete more vehicle services online. 

David Curry Sworn in as New State Revenue Commissioner

May 14, 2019

Today, Governor Brian Kemp swore in David Curry as the new State Revenue Commissioner. Commissioner Curry was appointed as the new Revenue Commissioner on May 3, he previously served as the Henry County Tax Commissioner. Commissioner Curry is the first ever tax commissioner to be appointed to the office of State Revenue Commissioner.

New State Revenue Commissioner Encourages Drivers to Renew May Tags Before May 20th

May 14, 2019

The Georgia Motor Vehicle Division is implementing Georgia Driver Record and Integrated Vehicle Enterprise System (DRIVES), a new state-of-the-art system upgrade for vehicle registration and titling services during Memorial Day weekend. Statewide, all County Tag Offices will be unable to process vehicle registrations and titling transactions Friday, May 24 – Monday, May 27. 

April Net Tax Revenues Up 24.2%

May 6, 2019

Atlanta, GA - Georgia’s April net tax collections totaled $2.87 billion for an increase of $559.7 million, or 24.2 percent, compared to April 2018 when net tax collections totaled $2.31 billion. Year-to-date, net tax collections totaled $19.91 billion for an increase of almost $939.7 million, or 5 percent, compared to the previous fiscal year when net tax revenues totaled $18.97 billion.

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