Georgia Joins In: Considering Bitcoin for Tax Payment
In January, Arizona became the first state to pass a bill (in the senate) proposing that citizens be allowed to pay income taxes using Bitcoin. On February 21 Georgia senators, Michael Williams and Joshua McKoon submitted a measure to accept Bitcoin and potentially other relevant cryptocurrencies for taxes and license fees.
As this bill follows the basic framework of Arizona's bill, it states:
We are cautiously optimistic about the interest in such a concept by another state, as a similar bill failed to pass in the New Hampshire House of Reps in 2016. However it's now 2018 and the outlook and implementation of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have greatly improved.