Postponed: 2018 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

Posted On April 19, 2018
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FRC’s 2018 legislative recap has been postponed. The new date is 8 – 9:30 a.m. on June 7.

The event will recap tax-related bills that passed in Georgia’s 2018 legislative session, with a deeper look at a few particularly noteworthy bills.

Among other tax changes, attendees will learn more about the “economic… more »

Public Finance Conference in April

Posted On April 5, 2018
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The Andrew Young School of Policy Studies will host the Public Finance and the New Economy conference April 26-27. In addition to showcasing new research and scholars from around the country, the conference also will honor Professor David L. Sjoquist for his substantial contributions to state and local public finance.

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

Posted On April 21, 2017
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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
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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 »