Press Releases

DOR Extends relief to Hurricane Matthew Victims

October 17, 2016

The Georgia Department of Revenue is providing tax relief to the victims of Hurricane Matthew that took place beginning on October 4, 2016, in certain Georgia counties. This announcement coincides with the relief announcements issued by the Internal Revenue Service.

Deal: September tax revenues up 2.5 percent

October 7, 2016

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that net tax collections for September totaled approximately $2.01 billion, for an increase of $48.3 million, or 2.5 percent, compared to September 2015. Year-to-date, net tax revenue collections totaled $5.31 billion, for an increase of $183 million, or 3.6 percent, compared to last year, when net tax revenues totaled nearly $5.13 billion at the end of the first quarter.