Products

S-TaxProperty

Business Personal Property Tax Return Software provides popular time savings during tax season.

S-TaxPro

Since 1992, the premier Georgia Sales & Use Tax software for accounting & bookkeeping firms and retail chains.

S-TaxPlus

Georgia Sales & Use Tax return software for individual retail businesses, dealers, and contractors with only one Sales Tax Number (STN).

4th Quarter S-TaxPro — some important news

We are pleased to announce our new version of S-TaxPro featuring a new, simplified, streamlined data entry process!

Unfortunately, some personal issues have slowed and delayed the final preparation of the user documentation and the new Help system to support our newest features. The new update will be released, Thursday, November 2nd.   We sincerely apologize […]

City of Atlanta: What’s Inside and What’s Outside the City Limits

To calculate the correct amounts of sales, use, and TSPLOST taxes for Fulton County, Dekalb County, and the City of Atlanta, you need to know whether the relevant addresses are inside or outside the Atlanta City Limits. Here are two tools to help you make this determination.

Zip Codes

While some zip code zones are […]

Entering Sales Tax Data for the City of Atlanta & Fulton County — Changes

As you know, both the City of Atlanta and Fulton County have changed their sales tax rates so that they include fractional percentages.  Also, the structure of the TSPLOST taxes in the City of Atlanta have impacted the way that Fulton County TSPLOST taxes are calculated.

To accommodate these changes, we have changed the way […]

“invalid child element” errors when uploading a return to GTC

Please be sure to download and install the special update to the S-Tax software before trying to file sales tax returns electronically for March 2017 or the 1st quarter of 2017.

See this bulletin for more information:

http://staxpro.com/2017/04/status-of-software-updates-march-and-2nd-quarter/

 

Two different errors are being encountered when uploading returns to GTC.

Line 2 The element ‘Return’ […]

New File Type Option for Filing 2017 Sales Tax on the GTC Site

The GTC has added a new option for you to use when filing your 2017 Sales Tax Returns. As shown in the image below, they have added the option:

17. XML ST3 File Upload 2017

If you try to use the 13. XML ST3 option that you’ve been using, you will receive […]

Status of software updates: March and 2nd Quarter

GTC Status

The GTC is working on the changes to their system that are necessary to work with the new City of Atlanta tax changes for March and the remainder of the year.

From the GTC website:

ATTENTION: Department of Revenue is requesting that you do NOT file your March Sales Tax return […]

Status of the Special S-Tax Release for March Sales Tax Filings

The City of Atlanta has changed their sales tax rates to 1.5% effective March 1, 2017. (See this bulletin for further details.)

To accommodate this new rate, the GTC has made extensive changes to the ST-3 forms and to the format of the XML files for filing returns electronically (File Upload and File Import).

We […]

Changing the county for a Property tax return

If you have a client who has moved to another county but has most of the same assets, you can still use the features of S-TaxProperty to expedite the preparation of their return for their new county by copying the return from their old county. Here are the steps: Changing the county for a Property […]

Fulton County Tax Assessors’ Address has NOT changed

Note: if you don’t file Business Personal Property Tax returns for Fulton County, you can ignore this bulletin.

A month ago, we informed you that the address for filing Business Personal Property Taxes for Fulton County had changed.  After many phone calls, we have determined that the address did not change.  The correct address, which […]

New Address for DeKalb County Board of Tax Assessors Office

DeKalb County has changed the address to use for Business Personal Property Tax returns.  The new address is:

DEKALB (0044) DEKALB COUNTY TAX ASSESSORS PROPERTY APPRAISAL & ASSESSMENT ADMIN. MALOOF ANNEX 1300 COMMERCE DR DECATUR, GA 30030 404-371-2479

We try to keep the addresses current for all Georgia counties, and we appreciate it when clients […]