Contact
Vicki Lambert
Director
4125 Welcome All Road
Suite 701
Atlanta GA 30349
Phone: 404-724-7000
Fax: 404-724-7011
Email: local.government.services@dor.ga.gov
Biography

Digest Compliance
(404) 724-7003

Public Utilities
(404) 724-7008

Distribution Unit
(404) 724-7004

Unclaimed Property
(855) 329-9863

Our Mission
Local Government Services Division
Distributions Section

This unit manages the local sales tax distributions to MARTA and the counties, cities and school systems in the state. Each county government may impose up to 3% local sales tax in addition to the state’s 4% sales tax. The City of Atlanta imposes an additional 1% city sales tax within its city limits, and additionally some regions in the state can impose a 1% transportation sales tax commonly called TSPLOST. In addition, the unit manages the Forest Land Protection Act Grant (FLPA) yearly distribution to the counties and cities, as well as for the yearly Prepaid Wireless E-9-1-1 program.

This unit is responsible for the following functions:
Provides technical assistance to governing authorities on local tax referendums
Distributes monthly sales tax proceeds to local taxing authorities
Publishes state and local sales and use tax rates
Maintains local sales tax revenue data
Receives FLPA requests and makes distributions to local taxing authorities
Calculates and distributes yearly E-911 proceeds to local governments operating a qualified emergency 911 system

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Contact

For additional information on the above topics, contact:

Distributions Unit(404) 724-7004localgovt.services@dor.ga.gov

Additional contact information:

Georgia Department of Revenue
Local Government Services Division
Distributions Section
4125 Welcome All Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30349

Phone: (404) 724-7004

Fax: (404) 724-7011

 

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