What is a TSPLOST?

A Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) is a sales tax used to fund capital outlay projects proposed by the county government and municipal governments. A Transportation SPLOST (TSPLOST) is a sales tax where the outlays are intended for transportation purposes only.

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1. What is a TSPLOST?
2. Does the tax cause GDOT to give less money to Athens-Clarke County?
3. Does the Georgia Code require that we spend money in a certain manner?
4. Is there criteria for TSPLOST projects?
5. Does the law address the project selection process?
6. Will all the monies go to actual projects?
7. Are there items that are exempt from taxation?