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Overview of Georgia’s 2018 Fiscal Year Budget

The $25 billion state budget proposed by Gov. Nathan Deal for the 2018 fiscal year starting July 1, 2017 lays out his desired roadmap...

A Bottom-Up Tax Cut to Build Georgia’s Middle Class Update

An Updated Case for a State Earned Income Tax Credit   Updated Dec. 2016. Originally published Aug. 2015. Building a better Georgia, with a strong economy...
A Georgia Work Credit Can Help Families Put Food on the Table

A Georgia Work Credit Can Help Families Put Food on the Table

On any given day in Georgia, hundreds of working families walk through the doors of nonprofit food banks in our communities. A young mom...
Georgia Work Credit

Georgia Work Credit an Ambitious Yet Affordable Investment

Updated Dec. 2016 Georgia is missing out on a time-tested tool that helps hardworking families, boosts small businesses and strengthens local economies. Twenty-six states and...

Georgia State Budget Overview for Fiscal Year 2017

Budget Basics Georgia’s 2017 fiscal year is July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017 and the total budget available to the state is $43.7 billion....