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Georgia 2017 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Population in 2017 : not available
Total Revenue Lost: 
$108,299,187

Concerned about the lack of disclosure? We have created institutional schematics for the implementation of GASB Statement No. 77 on Tax Abatement Disclosures in the 50 states and DC: Learn who's in charge of compliance in our ROADMAP PROJECT. You can also get a CSV file of the localities in GA that did not make any tax abatement disclosures in their annual financial reports.

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State-level programs

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Program Name Program Type Revenue Loss
(N/A - no disclosure) (N/A - no disclosure) not reported
TABULATED STATE-LEVEL TOTAL $0

Tabulated localities and districts

Click on the name of jurisdiction for a list of tax abatement programs that reduced its tax revenue.

Reporting Jurisdiction Jurisdiction Type Gross Revenue Loss
Barrow County County $371,007
Bartow County County $6,691,127
Bibb County County $4,496,717
Brooks County County $29,846
Bulloch County County $241,995
Catoosa County County $134,878
Chatham County County $5,196,482
Cherokee County County $496,006
Cobb County County $1,301,853
Coweta County County $1,174,000
Fayette County County $468,962
Gordon County County $335,085
Greene County County $219,618
Habersham County County $28,452
Hall County County $461,767
Harris County County $0
Houston County County $1,849,000
Laurens County County $467,720
Lowndes County County $506,950
Morgan County County $274,044
Oconee County County $237,055
Spalding County County $502,138
Washington County County $170,054
Acworth Municipality $747,774
Adel Municipality $102,583
Alpharetta Municipality $563,513
Atlanta Municipality $3,284,000
Calhoun Municipality $28,097
Carrollton Municipality $316,804
Cartersville Municipality $25,271
Columbus Municipality $9,056,998
Decatur Municipality $826,552
Douglas Municipality $356,181
Douglasville Municipality $423,957
Duluth Municipality $2,256,712
Emerson Municipality $20,709
Fayetteville Municipality $111,937
Forest Park Municipality $254,487
Gainesville Municipality $180,086
Madison Municipality $72,500
Marietta Municipality $141,798
Norcross Municipality $10,773
Rockmart Municipality $80,261
Rome Municipality $705,202
Social Circle Municipality $83,510
Valdosta Municipality $61,518
Villa Rica Municipality $255,312
Woodstock Municipality $80,268
Atlanta Independent Schools School district $12,116,741
Baldwin County Schools School district $101,283
Bartow County Schools School district $3,702,994
Bibb County Schools School district $5,800,340
Calhoun Schools School district $142,919
Cobb County Schools School district $738,574
Coffee County Schools School district $862,505
Coweta County Schools School district $2,609,063
Crisp County Schools School district $12,450
Dade County Schools School district $85,605
Dalton City Schools School district $3,047,291
Decatur County Schools School district $37,997
Douglas County Schools School district $4,036,404
Fayette County Schools School district $1,215,000
Fulton County Schools School district $3,980,993
Gainsville City Schools School district $195,469
Greene County Schools School district $541,670
Hall County County Schools School district $412,298
Hart County Schools School district $304,852
Houston County Schools School district $1,085,047
Jasper County Schools School district $31,500
Jefferson County Schools School district $1,651,735
Lumpkin County Schools School district $300,999
Marietta City Schools School district $519,286
Muscogee County Schools School district $9,056,998
Oconee County Schools School district $600,850
Paulding County Schools School district $119,446
Richmond County Schools School district $1,057,977
Rockdale County Schools School district $362,968
Savannah City/Chatham County Schools School district $6,574,145
Tattnall County Schools School district $23,806
Thomas County Schools School district $42,552
Thomaston Upson County Schools School district $34,502
Valdosta City Schools School district $131,393
Walker County Schools School district $839,088
Washington County Schools School district $220,888
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL $108,299,187

Local government reporting rate

We estimated the reporting rate among local governments for each state using 2018 and 2019 data. This is to gauge how much data is available in that state.

For Georgia, the estimated reporting rate is as follows:

Cities/counties: 47 out of 89 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

School districts: 93 out of 171 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.