Push for tax reform likely to resurface in Ga.

ATLANTA (AP) — A discussion on tax reform could be on the horizon in Georgia.

a Georgia tax code overhaul attempt failed a few years ago, state
lawmakers returned the following year with a narrower agenda and
eliminated a handful of taxes, including the “birthday tax” on motor

At the time, there was a promise more reform was coming.
Now, after a legislative session devoid of a broad discussion on taxes,
there are signs conservatives plan to push for action next year.

Galloway, director of the Americans for Prosperity Foundation-Georgia,
says there's a need for at least a reduction in the state income tax.

Nathan Deal and House Speaker David Ralston say they support the idea,
but caution lawmakers to consider budget realities before making

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