Highlights

New Research Analyzes Impact of Georgia’s TAVT

Download the report.  In 2013, Georgia implemented the title ad valorem tax, or TAVT, leveling significant implications for vehicle taxation.

Notably, the new system replaced the previous sales tax ad valorem system with a one-time tax on new purchases,  leases, and out-of-state vehicle registration.

In a new Fiscal Research Center report, Senior Research… more »

What the Changing Face of Georgia Means for the State’s Fiscal Health

Posted On April 21, 2017
Categories FRC Blog, Highlights

Georgia’s changing population and economy are creating new challenges and opportunities for the state, with potentially far-reaching implications. How Georgia responds to its aging population, projected increase in demand for health care, and shifting employment base will all affect the state’s fiscal health in the decades to come.

From 2000 to 2030, Georgia is projected… more »

New 2017 Tax Handbook and Georgia Rankings Reports

Posted On January 12, 2017
Categories Highlights

Georgia 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 »

Students, Researchers and Faculty Lead at National Tax Association Conference

The Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, along with the Fiscal Research Center and (FRC) the Center for State and Local Finance (CSLF), were among the country’s preeminent scholars in tax policy who attended the recent National Tax Association Conference in Maryland.

In particular, the school’s graduate research assistants, excelled at the… more »