Department of Revenue’s New Curbside Pickup Regulations Now in Effect

To assist businesses throughout the state with their efforts to better meet customer demands, the Department of Revenue has repealed and replaced the curbside alcohol pickup regulations.

July Net Tax Revenues Up 3.1%

The State of Georgia’s net tax collections in the first month of fiscal year 2020 totaled roughly $1.83 billion for an increase of $55.7 million, or 3.1%, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled almost $1.78 billion.

Department of Revenue Announces New Resource for Individuals Interested in Starting a Business

In an effort to empower entrepreneurs and small businesses, the Department of Revenue today published a user friendly webpage to provide individuals a place to easily find necessary information for starting a business in the state of Georgia. 

Department of Revenue Streamlines the Qualified Rural Hospital Organization Expense Tax Credit Reporting Process

The Georgia Department of Revenue has removed the requirement for taxpayers to confirm their donations to receive the Qualified Rural Hospital Organization (RHO) Expense Tax Credit. Because qualified hospitals already report this information, the Department removed this duplicative procedure.

June Net Tax Revenues Up 7.4%

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%

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.

Department of Revenue Investigators Arrest Couple for Tax Evasion

On Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Georgia Department of Revenue Agents executed search warrants at Sweet Basil Farms in Lamar County related to tax evasion.

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

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.

Motor Vehicle Division Reminds Drivers that Services will be Unavailable

All Georgia residents with tag renewals due in the months of May and June are encouraged to renew their vehicle registrations as soon as possible to avoid delays. The Motor Vehicle Division is closing their Southmeadow office at noon on Thursday, May 23rd. 

David Curry Sworn in as New State Revenue Commissioner

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.