Follow these tips to protect data when shopping online

The IRS reminds holiday shoppers to protect their tax and financial data from identity thieves. All it takes is a few extra steps to prevent cybercriminals from stealing sensitive data, such as financial account information, Social Security numbers, and credit card information.

CANCELLATION NOTICE: Cancellation of Press Conference on December 5, 2018

CANCELLATION NOTICE: Cancellation of Press Conference

DOR to Host IRS Commissioner for Press Conference

Security Summit Partners are announcing Tax Security Awareness Week and continued partnership in fight against tax fraud. 

DOR’s Office of Information Security Wins National Award

The Georgia Department of Revenue’s Office of Information Security was recognized on November 8, 2018 as the ISE® North America Project: Public Sector Award Winner 2018. The winning project was the CISO Sentinel Security and Compliance Risk Management Platform (CISO Sentinel).

UPDATE: Department of Revenue Extends Relief to Victims of Hurricane Michael

The Georgia Department of Revenue is providing tax relief to the victims of Hurricane Michael that took place beginning on October 9, 2018 and impacted parts of Georgia, Florida, and elsewhere. 

Deal: October tax revenues up 17.7 percent

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for October totaled roughly $2.01 billion, for an increase of $302.6 million, or 17.7 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled $1.71 billion.

Ruth Barr Pleads Guilty, Sentenced to 10 Years of Probation

On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, Ruth Barr plead guilty to Computer Theft, False Statements, and criminal attempt to commit theft, and was sentenced to ten years of probation. 

DOR to Reopen Applications for Rural Hospital Credit November 15, 2018

In accordance with House Bill 769 and the corresponding Department of Revenue regulations, the Department of Revenue will reopen applications for the Qualified Rural Hospital Organization (RHO) Expense Tax Credit on November 15, 2018. 

Department of Revenue Extends Relief to Victims of Hurricane Michael

The Georgia Department of Revenue is providing tax relief to the victims of Hurricane Michael that took place beginning on October 9, 2018 and impacted parts of Georgia, Florida, and elsewhere.  This announcement coincides with the relief announcement issued by the Internal Revenue Service.

Department of Revenue to Waive IRP/IFTA Requirements Due to Hurricane Michael

The Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Revenue, pursuant to the powers granted by law, is temporarily suspending the requirements associated with the Georgia International Registration Plan (IRP) and the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) trip and fuel permits for vehicles providing d