Deal: September tax revenues up 7.4 percent

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for September totaled $2.23 billion, for an increase of $153.1 million, or 7.4 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled nearly $2.08 billion.

IRS Selects Commissioner Lynne Riley for the Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee

Washington – Today, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced they have selected Commissioner Lynne Riley to join the Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee (ETAAC).

DOR to Temporarily Suspend Issuance of Temporary Alcohol Licenses

To more efficiently serve businesses throughout the state during beverage alcohol license renewal season, the Department of Revenue will temporarily suspend issuing temporary permits to new applicants beginning October 31, 2018.

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

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

Deal: August tax revenues up 7 percent

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for August totaled roughly $1.8 billion, for an increase of $117.4 million, or 7 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled nearly $1.69 billion.

Deal: July tax revenues up 3.5 percent

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for July, the first month of FY 2019, totaled nearly $1.78 billion, for an increase of $59.4 million, or 3.5 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled almost $1.72 billion.

Deal: June tax revenues up 1 percent

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for June totaled $1.98 billion, for an increase of $20.5 million, or 1 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled nearly $1.96 billion.

Senate Bill 371 Now in Effect

On May 7, 2018, Governor Deal signed Senate Bill 371 (SB 371).

DOR to Begin Accepting RHO Applications July 1, 2018

On May 2, 2018, Governor Deal signed House Bill 769 (HB 769).  This bill is effective on July 1, 2018 and makes changes to the Qualified Rural Hospital Organization (RHO) Expense Tax Credit.  Along with other changes, this bill changes the amount of the credit from 90% of the donation to 100% of

Deal: May tax revenues up 1.8 percent

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for May totaled almost $1.76 billion, for an increase of $31.5 million, or 1.8 percent, compared to last year when net tax collections totaled nearly $1.73 billion.