Tag Archives: revenue department

Revenue department releases new rules for craft brewers, distillers

Revenue department revamps the rules governing tasting parties during paid tours of craft breweries and distilleries . . .

Tags: craft brewers , distilleries , facility tours , revenue department , tasting parties

Political Notes – Craft brewers feeling bubbly again

It appears the revenue department has backed down from its current position in the dispute between beer wholesalers and craft brewers . . .

Tags: beer wholesalers , Brian Kemp , craft brewers , David Ralston , GEFA , Nathan Deal appointments , revenue department

Lawmakers are taking aim at the revenue department

Controversies over the agency’s administration ensure that legislators will be take a close look at revenue department activities in the upcoming General Assembly session . . .

Tags: administrative rules , beer wholesalers , craft brewers , David Ralston , Hunter Hill , Jay Powell , Lynne Riley , revenue department , sales tax refunds , Trey Kelley

Hill: They neutered my craft brewer bill

Craft brewers are complaining about the restrictive rules drafted by the revenue department to restrict their beer sales . . .

Tags: craft brewers , Hunter Hill , Nathan Deal , paid tours , revenue department

Georgia finishes the fiscal year with 6.4% revenue growth

State government balanced the books and had some money left over as it completed tax collections for fiscal year 2015 . . .

Tags: Georgia tax collections , revenue department

Revenue Dept. clarifies electric vehicle fee

A misunderstanding about which alternative fuel vehicles will charged a yearly fee has been resolved by the Georgia Revenue Department . . .

Tags: alternative fuel vehicles , hybrids , revenue department , Tim Echols

Battle between car dealers, Tesla cranks up again

The Georgia Automobile Dealers Association asks the state revenue department to revoke Tesla’s license to sell electric vehicles here . . .

Tags: Doug MacGinnitie , electric vehicles , Elon Musk , Frank Strickland , Georgia Automobile Dealers Association , revenue department , Tesla

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 . . .

Tags: local governments , local option sales tax , revenue department , Sam Olens

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 . . .

Tags: local option sales tax , revenue department

Deal: ‘No knowledge’ of firm’s tax dispute with state

Gov. Nathan Deal said he was not aware that a company purchasing his auto salvage yard was caught up in a tax dispute with the state revenue department . . .

Tags: Copart , Nathan Deal , revenue department , tax dispute