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Forsyth County Voters Reject Quarter Percent Sales Tax Increase

Forsyth County, GA voters have overwhelmingly rejected the proposed sales tax increase that would raise sales taxes 1/4% with 68% of voters saying they are against the increase in tax.  The new sales tax was supposed to help pay for much needed...

Georgia County Invests Sales Tax Collections in Public Safety

DeKalb County, Georgia is using $8 million in sales tax funding to purchase safety vehicles and equipment, according to an article from Decaturish.  The sales tax was approved by voters in November, 2017, for infrastructure improvements.  The...

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Suspends Sales Tax On Jet Fuel

The governor for the state of Georgia, Nathan Deal, made the announcement on Monday that he would suspend the collection of the state-imposed sales tax on jet fuel.  The move by Deal is in line with an earlier promise made to Delta Air Lines and...

Georgia's TSPLOST

Some Georgia counties approved while others rejected a Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) in the May election.

Sales Tax News - June 18, 2018

Arkansas City Wants To Pay Local Sales Taxes

Sales Tax News - April 30, 2018

Oregon County Looks to Place Tax on Marijuana Sales

Georgia Plans to Tax Netflix Streaming

Local and state governments everywhere have been trying to update their existing tax code to keep up with today's changing technology and consumer offerings.  In one of the latest moves, Georgia is planning to add a sales tax to media streaming...

Sales Tax News - January 18, 2018

Geneva, Illinois to Add Sales Tax Hike to Ballot

Sales Tax News - December 26, 2017

Clayton County Fights to Keep $20 Million Jet Fuel Sales Tax

Sales Tax News - December 19, 2017

Florida Senator Aims to Eliminate Diaper Sales Tax