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Beach readies MARTA funding bill for introduction

Legislation will be introduced Tuesday to raise more revenues for MARTA rail expansion . . .

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Facing loss of sales tax money, cities and counties reach agreements

Local governments agree on how to distribute local option sales tax revenues rather than risk losing the money . . .

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Revenue dept. will continue to collect LOST taxes

Although the Georgia Supreme Court has overturned part of the state’s local option sales tax law, the revenue department plans to keep collecting the tax and redistributing the money to local governments . . .

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Supreme Court overturns key part of local option sales tax law

The Georgia Supreme Court rules unconstitutional a provision for distributing local sales tax proceeds, endangering a key source of revenue for local governments across the state . . .

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