On February 26, 2021, a subcommittee of the Georgia Ways & Means Committee quickly approved HB 428, which proposes to eliminate the current Georgia sales tax exemption for high-technology companies and facilities that invest at least $15 million in eligible computer equipment in Georgia during a calendar year. The exemption has been available to taxpayers in Georgia for over 20 years. The proposed legislation now proceeds to a vote before the full House Ways & Means Committee, where the committee chairman supports the legislation.

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