Welcome to GATE
The Georgia Agriculture Tax Exemption program (GATE) is an agricultural sales and use tax
exemption certificate issued by the Department of Agriculture that identifies its user as
a qualified farmer or agricultural producer. The Georgia Agriculture Tax Exemption (GATE)
is a program created through legislation, which offers qualified agriculture
producers a sales tax exemption on agricultural equipment and production inputs. The program
replaced the Agricultural Certification of Exemption (ST-A1) form. Registration is available
You will be charged a $20 fee for all online applications and a $25 fee for applications
requiring assistance (i.e. mail and call center).
Please be sure to tell us when you are renewing other licenses within the department
and we will be glad to attach your secure and verifiable documentation from your
GATE account for your convenience. For assistance, call the Customer Service Center
at 855-FARM TAX (855-327-6829).