Georgia Income Taxes and GA State Tax

Storm victims in parts of George and Alabama have until May 15, 2023, to file various federal individual and business tax returns and make tax payments, the IRS announced on Jan. 19, 2023.

Georgia State Income Tax Returns for Tax Year 2022 (January 1 - December 31, 2022) can be completed and e-Filed now with an IRS or Federal Income Tax Return. The Georgia tax filing and tax payment deadline is April 18, 2023. Find IRS or Federal Tax Return deadline details.

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If you owe GA or IRS Income Taxes and you filed an extension, file your 2022 Return by October 16, 2023 to avoid late filing penalties. If you have not filed any of your 2022 Tax Returns, e-File them until Oct. 16, 2023.

Tip: Even if you cannot pay your taxes owed on time, file your return on time because the late filing penalties are higher than the late payment penalties.

It's easy to complete and e-File your IRS and Georgia State Tax Return (e.g resident, nonresident, or part-year resident returns) on However, the IRS and the State Tax Agencies require you to e-File a Federal Income Tax Return along with a State Tax Return. This is not an policy but an IRS and State Agency policy. Therefore, you technically cannot e-File anywhere - not just - a Georgia Tax Return without also e-filing an IRS Tax Return. However, please read on for good news.

Here are detailed instructions on how you can only prepare and mail in - not eFile - a Georgia 2022 Tax Return - here via However, you must download/print and sign the forms and mail them to the Tax Agency.

Georgia State Income Tax Rate: 5.75%
Where Is Your Georgia Tax Refund Money?
Step 1: Sign into your account and check acceptance by the Tax Agency.
Step 2: Check your Georgia Tax Refund Status.
Where is Your IRS Refund?
Step 1: Sign into your account and check acceptance by the IRS.
Step 2: Check your IRS Tax Refund Status.
Georgia Income Tax Extension
How to correct a rejected Tax Return
If your GA Tax Return was rejected by the GA Tax Agency - not - instructions on how to correct a rejected Georgia Tax Return.
How to Pay Income Taxes
Georgia, IRS Late Filing, Tax Payment Penalties

1. Late Filing Penalty: The penalty for filing late is 5% per month, but will not exceed a total of 25% of the tax due.
2. Late Payment Penalty: The penalty for late payment is 0.5% per month, but will not exceed a total of 25% of the tax due.

3. IRS Penalties: Calculate and Estimate your potential IRS Income Tax Return Penalties.
GA Tax Return Mailing Addresses
Find various Georgia Mailing Addresses for tax returns, tax amendments, and tax payments.
Georgia Brackets for Income Taxes
Georgia Income Tax Forms
Georgia Unemployment Benefits
Georgia taxes unemployment income at the state level.
Georgia Marriage Penalty
Georgia has a marriage penalty.

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E-File These 2022 Georgia State Tax Forms

Prepare and eFile these state forms for 2022 in conjunction with your federal and state income tax return. As you proceed through the tax interview on, the application will select the correct state forms for you. You can also select tax forms individually. All these forms will then be e-filed by you to the state tax agency. Instructions on how to only prepare a state income tax return.


* Due to IRS and State Tax Agency tax data sharing and validation requirements, you can only e-file a State Income Tax Return while also e-filing a Federal Income Tax Return. This is not an created policy, but all online tax web sites have to adhere to this IRS/state issued tax data sharing policy. You can however prepare all 44 State Income Tax Returns on if you have already e-Filed or filed your IRS return. Instructions on how you can ONLY prepare and file State Income Tax Return(s). Only on can you prepare, file or e-file unlimited State Tax Returns for one low price and not pay for each State return like you would do on H&R Block® vs. TurboTax®. Dare to Compare Now.