Georgia Top Credits & Incentives

Businesses operating in the State of Georgia have numerous incentives available to help offset the cost of retraining employees, hiring employees, or making new investments. The credits have been around a long time and have helped to shape Georgia’s image as a great place to do business.

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Georgia Investment Tax Credit


The state of Georgia offers an investment tax credit to established manufacturing and telecommunication companies. Depending on the tier status of the county where the investment takes place, the credit value may vary between 1% and 5%. To be eligible, a company must meet certain criteria:

1. It should have been operating a manufacturing or telecommunications facility in Georgia for at least three years and make a minimum investment of $100,000 in a new or existing manufacturing or telecommunications facility.


2. It should have been operating a corporate office or another supporting facility for a manufacturing or telecommunications company in Georgia for at least three years and make a minimum investment of $100,000 in a new or existing manufacturing or telecommunications facility in Georgia. 

  • Qualified investment expenses include, but are not limited to: 
  • Land acquisition
  • Investment
  • Buildings
  • Machinery and equipmenmt to be used in a manufacturing or telecomminications facility


Program Overview

Credit Types

  • Income Tax Tax Credit
  • Withholding Tax Payments (only for credits generated after January 1, 2020)

Credit Amount

  • Tier 1 – 5 – 8% of investment
  • Tier 2 – 3 – 5% of investment
  • Tier 3 – 1 – 3% of investment
  • Tier 4 – 1 – 3% of investment


  • Minimum investment of $50,000 (Increased to $100,000 for tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2020)
  • Must have existed in Georgia for at least three years
  • Credit cannot be claimed with the Job tax credit for the same project


  • Higher credit percentages are available for investments in recycling, pollution control equipment, or for taxpayers who have increased shipping activity using a Georgia Port
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