Where Is My Refund?

Georgia Department of Revenue issues most refunds within 30 business days. You may check the status of your refund on-line at Georgia Tax Center. You can start checking on the status of your return within 24 hours after we have received your e-filed return or 4 weeks after you mail a paper return. Our phone and walk-in representatives can research the status of your refund only if it has been 30 days or more since you filed electronically, more than 6 weeks since you mailed your paper return, or Where's My Refund? directs you to contact us.

Before making an inquiry, please allow:
  1. ● 4 weeks for returns filed electronically.
  2. ● 6 weeks for paper returns filed prior to April 1st.
  3. ● 12 weeks for paper returns filed after April 1st.