The Fiscal Architecture of Georgia

Posted On January 12, 2017

FRC Report, Publication No. 292. Jan. 12, 2017, Rahul Pathak and Sally Wallace Economic and demographic factors have important implications for public finances in Georgia. This report provides detailed information on major economic and demographic changes in Georgia and their impact on the fiscal health of the state.

Georgia’s Incredible Shrinking Sales Tax Base

Posted On October 6, 2015

FRC Report, Publication No. 273, Oct. 6, 2015, Robert Buschman This report explores what might explain the dramatic shortfall in Georgia’s sales tax revenues in recent years, and their failure to recover from the 2001 and 2007-09 recessions, along with personal income and the overall economy.

Applying the Sales Tax to Services: Revenue Estimates

Posted On March 22, 2011

FRC Brief 227, March 22, 2011, Peter BluestoneThe state revenue estimates presented in this brief are updates of estimates presented in an earlier Fiscal Research Center report by Matthews, Sjoquist, and Winters (“Revenue Estimates for Eliminating Sales Tax Exemptions and Adding Services to the Sales Tax Base” [FRC Report #170]), which added services to the… more »