Georgia IFTA State Tax: An Overview

Do you own a trucking business in the State of Georgia? It’s important you register the vehicles in your fleet for IFTA filing to avoid penalty. Let us guide you further.

It is of utmost importance that you file your IFTA fuel tax report in Georgia before the due deadlines as late filing may result in a penalty of $50 or 10% of the net tax liability. You can renew an existing IFTA account by applying online, by mail, or in person. If you want to learn how to apply for IFTA in Georgia by setting up a new account, the next section is for you:

  • Apply by mail or in person to the Georgia Department of Revenue.
  • Pay $3 fee for each set of decals.
  • You are going to need one set of decals per qualified vehicle.
  • Credentials are mailed within 24 hours of approval.
  • In person applications result in same day decals.

Frequently asked questions

January, February, March: April 30

April, May, June: July 31

July, August, September: October 31

October, November, December: January 31

Yes, you would still need to file a ‘zero’ report in the state of Georgia.

You can learn more about IFTA rules and regulations in Georgia by visiting

Yes, you can use Truck to generate your quarterly IFTA report.

Recreational vehicles are vehicles such as motor homes, pickup trucks with attached campers and buses when used exclusively for personal pleasure by an individual.