Taxes in Georgia

Each state’s tax code is a multifaceted system with many moving parts, and Georgia is no exception. The first step towards understanding Georgia’s tax code is knowing the basics.

How does Georgia rank?  Below, we have highlighted a number of tax rates, ranks, and measures detailing Georgia’s income tax, business tax, sales tax, and property tax systems. Click the tabs below to explore!


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Supreme Court Protects Taxpayer From Discriminatory Property Taxation

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