Georgia Tax Forms 2016
Printable State 500 and 500EZ Tax Form and Instructions

Printable Georgia (GA) state income tax form 500 must be postmarked by April 18, 2017 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable Georgia state tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. The Georgia income tax rate for 2016 is progressive from a low of 1% to a high of 6%. The GA state tax table can be found inside the 500 instructions booklet PDF.

Georgia income tax forms preparation begins with the completion of your IRS federal income tax forms. Some of the Georgia state income tax forms require information from your IRS federal income tax return, for example. We have organized the free IRS printable tax forms under the headings 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040, and subsets of 1040. If you have not done so already, please begin with your 1040EZ, 1040A or 1040 using the links above, or on the left side navigation.

Note: The fillable Georgia Form 500 and 500EZ have bar codes which require you to complete the form before printing. First save the form to your computer, then open and complete the fillable Georgia Form 500 or 500EZ in Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you prefer print only forms look inside the Form 500 or Form 500EZ booklet and print the forms you need. Save the booklet to your computer, then open and print in Adobe Acrobat Reader for best results.

2016 Georgia 500EZ Tax Form and Instructions

You may use Georgia Form 500EZ if:

  • You are a full-year Georgia resident.
  • Your income does not exceed $99,999.
  • You had wages, salaries, tips, dividends, and interest income only.
  • Your filing status is single or married filing jointly.
  • You do not claim any exemptions other than yourself or spouse.
  • You are not 65 or over, or blind.
  • You do not itemize deductions.
  • You do not have adjustments to Federal Adjusted Gross Income.
  • See the instruction book for more details.

500EZ Form (fill-in)
500EZ Instructions
500EZ Forms and Instructions (booklet)

2016 Georgia 500 Tax Form and Instructions

500 Form (fill-in)
500 Instructions
500 Forms and Instructions (booklet)

Inside the printable Georgia booklet:
Form 500 - Individual Income Tax Return
Form 500EZ - Short Individual Income Tax Return
Schedule 1 - Adjustments to Income
Schedule 2- Georgia Tax Credits
Schedule 3- Part-Year Nonresident
Georgia Income Tax Table
Form IND-CR 201 - Schedule 201 - Disabled Person Home Credit
Form IND-CR 202 - Schedule 202 - Child and Dependent Care Credit
Form IND-CR 203 - Schedule 203 - Georgia National Guard/Air Credit
Form IND-CR 204 - Schedule 204 - Qualified Caregiving Expense Credit
Form IND-CR 205 - Schedule 205 - Driver Education Credit
Form IND-CR 206 - Schedule 206 - Disaster Assistance Credit
Form IND-CR 207 - Schedule 207 - Rural Physicians Credit
Form IND-CR 208 - Schedule 208 - Adoption of a Foster Child Credit
Form IND-CR 209 - Schedule 209 - Eligible Single-Family Residence
Form IND-CR - Summary Schedule Worksheet
Schedule for Estimating Georgia Income Taxes
Georgia Tax Rate Schedule

Frequently Required Schedules, Vouchers, Requests:
500-ES - 2017 Estimated Tax Payment
500-ES - 2016 Estimated Tax Payment
500-UET - Underpayment of Estimated Tax
500-X - 2014 Amended Individual Income Tax Return
500-X - 2015 Amended Individual Income Tax Return
500-X - 2016 Amended Individual Income Tax Return
525-TV - Payment Voucher
GA-9465 - Installment Payment Agreement Request
IT-303 - Extension Request
IT-560 - Payment with Extension
RET-001 - Copy of Tax Return Request

List of all printable GA state income tax forms.

Click any Georgia state income tax form title above to download, view, print, and save as a PDF file. The PDF file format allows you to safely print, prepare, and mail in your state tax forms. The Georgia Department of Revenue will expect your 2016 income tax forms to be printed on high quality printers. Today's laser, bubble-jet, or ink-jet printers are generally acceptable. Color printing is not required, however, we recommend that you read the first few pages of the 500 Instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your state tax forms.

Georgia State Income Tax Refund Status

To check the status of your 500 or 500EZ income tax refund online, visit the Georgia Department of Revenue Tax Center website and use their Where's My Refund service. Georgia Department of Revenue states that their phone and walk-in representatives can only research the status of refunds in excess of 30 days for an electronically filed return and 6 weeks for a mailed in paper return. To retrieve the status of your GA income tax refund for 2016 you will need the following information:

  • Social Security Number or ITIN
  • Expected Refund Amount
  • Tax Year

The requested information must match what was submitted on your 500 or 500EZ state income tax forms for the current year. The Georgia Tax Center Where's My Refund service allows you to lookup the years 2014, 2015, 2016.

Last updated: October 10, 2017