Below are links to the sales tax rates for Georgia and Florida vendors. The respective tables will provide sales tax rates by county or jurisdiction.
Georgia Sales Taxes
The Department of Revenue publishes sales tax rates for each county or jurisdiction. The state sales tax rate is 4% and each jurisdiction can add local sales taxes. Local sales taxes include, but are not limited to:
Florida Sales Taxes
The Department of Revenue publishes sales tax rates for each county or jurisdiction. The state sales tax rate is 6% and each jursidiction can elect Discretionary Sales Surtax also known as county tax.
The sales tax rate for Decatur County, Georgia will change from 7% to 8% on April 1, 2018. Vendors should change the setup in your cash register or point of sale system before your first sale of the month. The rate is comprised of 4% state, 1% local option, 1% special local option, 1% education special local option, and a new 1% transportation special local option tax.
Click here for the revised Georgia sales tax rate tables.
Circular E has been updates by the IRS which provides new federal withholding rates based on The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in December. Employers should begin to use the new rates as early as possible, but no later than February 15, 2018. We provide a link to the publication and other payroll forms under our Resources page. Click here.