Georgia ballot measure to expand tax exemptions for family-owned farms (2022)

In Politics by Michael Rae

Georgia Merged Family-Owned Farms and Dairy and Eggs Tax Exemption Measure would expand certain property tax exemptions for agricultural equipment and farm products to entities that are the result of the merger of two or more family farms, and also extends those tax exemptions to apply to dairy products and eggs.


Under current state law, family farms are exempt from paying certain property taxes on a wide range of farm equipment such as tractors, combines, balers, sprayers, and more and farm products such as livestock and crops.  Georgia’s 2022 farm tax exemption measure would expand those tax exemptions to dairy products