Georgia State Tax Guide

Georgia tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact residents.

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Georgia tax: Overview

This year, 2024, Georgia moved to a flat personal income tax rate of 5.39%.

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ProductTax Amount
Gasoline29.1 cents per gallon
Diesel32.6 cents per gallon
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ProductTax Amount
Cigarettes$0.37 for a pack of 20
Cigars23% of the wholesale cost
Other tobacco products10% of the wholesale cost
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ProductTax Amount
Beer$0.32 per gallon (Additional $0.53 per gallon local tax can apply.)
Wine$1.51 per gallon
Liquor$3.79 per gallon (Local taxes may apply as well.)

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Kelley R. Taylor
Senior Tax Editor, Kiplinger.com

As the senior tax editor at Kiplinger.com, Kelley R. Taylor simplifies federal and state tax information, news, and developments to help empower readers. Kelley has over two decades of experience advising on and covering education, law, finance, and tax as a corporate attorney and business journalist.