Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Georgia pursuing tax deadbeats

...The Department of Revenue is adding more tax agents to go after businesses who owe the state money.Commissioner Bart Graham said the department has added 36 new tax agents at a cost of $2.2 million in the last few months. But he said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-09-21/georgia-pursuing-tax-deadbea
Latest News | Government
Across Georgia

...legislators failed to file their income taxes in 2009. WXIA-TV reports Tuesday that Georgia Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham mailed letters to the lawmakers last Friday. Under a new ethics law passed on the final day of last year's General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/20/met_563853.shtml
Metro
Worker error makes some Georgia taxpayers overpay

...spokesman Reg Lansberry said department officials quickly noticed the mistake."The department and the commissioner (Bart Graham) take it seriously," he said.Lansberry told the paper the employee responsible for the error was fired and department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-02-13/worker-error-makes-some-geor
Latest News
Sales tax collection reform becomes hot topic

...Department of Revenue often sends the tax to the wrong local government or just pockets it.Georgia Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham says there is considerable misunderstanding. For example, he told legislators last month that it is a myth that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-02-13/sales-tax-collection-ref
Government | Metro | Government
Georgia revenue up from last year

...low-income parents. State lawmakers are set to return Monday for the 2006 legislative session. State Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham said in an interview Friday that the new numbers were positive. "We feel good about it," Mr. Graham said. Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/07/met_40412.shtml
Metro
Tax cheats targeted by Georgia House

...scraped together $8 million over two years for more auditors, examiners and special investigators. Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham argues the new staff will more than pay for itself, bringing in about $100 million in additional revenue to the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-21/tax-cheats-targeted-georgia-h
Metro
Amount of tax revenue grows

...which grew by 45.4 percent, or nearly $454 million, over the same number in May last year. Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham said that was in part because this year's tax deadline was April 17 instead of April 15, which slowed the flow of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/09/met_131604.shtml
Metro
Governor candidate Deal faces ethics complaint

...company provides equipment and locations for state inspectors to examine salvaged vehicles. State Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham has for years tried to expand the system by implementing competitive bidding or privatization. He has said the current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/27/met_545989.shtml
Metro
2 plans would collect sales tax

...uncollected. Scooping up that money could help solve multiple budget woes, he has argued.But Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham called Porter's $1 billion figure "a made up number" that would require some 32,000 businesses be collecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-02-10/2-plans-would-collect-sales-t
Metro
Five hotels raided over unpaid taxes

...local governments as a way to generate $1 billion they intend to use to fund their initiatives.Revenue Commissioner Bart Graham has countered that the outstanding tax is a far smaller amount and that privacy concerns prohibit the local contracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-07-26/five-hotels-raided-over-unpai
Metro