Georgia tax revenue increases 29 percent

Release: June Net Tax Revenues Up 29.1 Percent, FY 2021 Up 13.5 Percent JULY 12, 2021 Atlanta, GA - The State of Georgia’s June net tax collections totaled $2.5 billion for an increase of $563.1 million,…

GDOL reports a positive trend in Valdosta’s labor…

Release: Valdosta Posts Positive Numbers Across the Board in April Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Valdosta saw positive over-the-month measures in almost every key indicator in April. “We had another strong month…

Pump prices in Georgia begin to drop

Release: Georgia Pump Prices Decline; Drops 3 Cents ATLANTA, GA., (May 24, 2021) — Georgia gas prices  decreased at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.93 per gallon for…

GDOL invites unemployed to use ‘Employ Georgia’ to…

Release: Employ Georgia’s Career Options Offer Long-Term Solutions In April, 82 perent of the Georgians receiving unemployment benefits earned less than $20,000 annually in their prior employment, but with the federal unemployment insurance supplements, these…

GA pump prices up 21 cents in a…

Release: ATLANTA, GA., (May 17, 2021) — Georgia gas prices  increased at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.96 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 21 cents more than a week…

Pandemic unemployment benefit soon to end in GA

Release: Governor Kemp, State Labor Commissioner Announce Economic Recovery Plan Atlanta, GA – Recently Governor Brian P. Kemp and Georgia Department of Labor Commissioner Mark Butler announced Georgia’s plan for reemployment and economic recovery. To address…

April sees an increase in Georgia tax revenue

Release: April Net Tax Revenues Up 52.4 Percent Atlanta, GA - The State of Georgia’s April net tax collections totaled more than $2.80 billion for an increase of $963.7 million, or 52.4 percent, compared to April 2020…