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Category: Georgia

Georgia Adoption of a Foster Child Credit

Georgia provides an income tax credit for the adoption of a qualified foster child. The amount of the credit is $2,000.00 per qualified foster child per taxable year, commencing with the year in which the adoption becomes final, and ending in the year in which the adopted child attains the age of 18. This credit applies to adoptions occurring in the taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2008.