Department of Revenue Automatically Extending 2019 Filing Deadline
The Georgia Department of Revenue is automatically extending the 2019 income tax filing and payment deadline to July 15, 2020. Vehicle registrations that expire between March 16, 2020 and May 14, 2020 are being extended through May 15, 2020.
Refund Claim Letter
Who it may affect
Taxpayers who had their 2017 tax year refund issued to them on or before February 16, 2018.
What you need to know
The Georgia Department of Revenue recently sent a follow-up letter titled “Refund Claim” from our Taxpayer Services Division regarding your refund for the 2017 tax year (example of the letter is below.)
Please disregard this letter.
What you need to do
Please disregard this letter as it was sent to you in error by the Department. Taxpayers who received this letter are not required to take any action.
The Georgia Department of Revenue deeply apologizes for any inconvenience or confusion this letter may have caused and sincerely regrets this error.
Again, no further action is required on your behalf.
However, if you wish to speak with someone at the Department regarding this matter please contact the Department at 1-877-423-6711.
Example Refund Claim Letter: