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Georgia State and Local Tax Alert – Sales and Use Tax Exemptions set to Expire | Sales and Use Tax Rate Table for Energy Sold
- The Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) has issued an update regarding the sales and use tax exemptions that are currently set to expire on 6/30/19 for nonprofit volunteer health clinics and centers. Qualifying organizations may apply for 2019 letters of authorization (LOA) that will be effective from 4/1/19 through 6/30/19. If the Georgia General Assembly extends the exemptions in the 2019 session, the DOR will automatically issue new LOAs to current 2019 LOA holders. The new LOAs will be effective from 4/1/19 through 6/30/20.
- The Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) has issued a table showing the local sales and use tax rates for energy sold to manufacturers for the second quarter, beginning 4/1/19. The tax rates are imposed for energy sold to manufacturers as levied by counties within the 159 special districts and the City of Atlanta. The tax is levied initially by ordinance following the phase-in schedule rates. View the tax rate table here: https://bit.ly/2TMHyj3