TSPLOST Overview

Background: In 2010, the Transportation Investment Act (TIA) provided an opportunity for regions throughout Georgia to impose a 1 percent Regional Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) to fund transportation improvements within their region. Only three of the 12 regions were successful in passing the tax in 2012. To provide another transportation funding option, the Georgia General Assembly passed a Single County TSPLOST in 2015. The Single County TSPLOST...