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A non-partisan think tank assisting Georgia’s state and local policymakers on questions of tax and economic policy.

  • New 2017 Tax Handbook and Georgia Rankings ReportsGeorgia lawmakers went back to work this week, ushering in the 2017 legislative session on Jan. 9. On Wednesday, Gov. Nathan Deal also gave his State of the State address and released his fiscal year (FY) 2018 budget report. Our newest publications, the 23rd edition of the Georgia tax handbook and our annual rankings report… more »
  • A Look at Georgia’s 2017 Economic LandscapeJust in time: Sally Wallace and Rahul Pathak take a look at current trends in employment, income, consumption and revenue for the state as background for the 2017 Georgia legislative session. Read the report.

Latest Research

The Fiscal Architecture of Georgia

FRC Report, Publication No. 292. Jan. 12, 2017, Rahul Pathak and Sally Wallace Economic and demographic factors have important implications for public finances in Georgia.… more »