Tobacco Retailers - FAQ
How do tobacco retailers initially add access to their Tobacco Tax accounts in GTC?
All retail tobacco/vape licenses should have a tobacco/vape tax added before the license is picked up or mailed out; in the event the retailer is required to pay the excise taxes.
Read How to File an ATT-67 Report of Non-Tax Paid Tobacco and Vapor Products on GTC
Do tobacco retailers need to submit form ATT-67 once they have added access to their tobacco tax account in GTC?
Yes, per regulation 560-8-2-.02, retailers are required to submit this form within 24 hours of receipt of any non-tax paid tobacco.
Are tobacco retailers required to submit monthly returns?
Tobacco retailers are required to file a return if they have purchased and received non-tax paid tobacco/vape products within the filing period.
Do retailers need to file zero returns?
No, retailers do not need to file zero returns unlike tobacco wholesalers and manufacturers if they did not purchased and received any non-tax paid tobacco/vape products within that month.
How do retailers complete a tobacco tax return in GTC?
Yes, retailers complete a tobacco and vapor tax return through Georgia Tax Center. For directions on how to file that return please see How to File a Retail Tobacco and Vapor Excise Return.