Here's a link to the current law with amendments to close out the credit:
Following is Georgia Department of Revenue guidance for computing the "cost," for both purchase or lease:
Begin with the Sticker Price, then subtract the Federal tax credit and then dealer discounts.
We think for a purchase, the Sticker Price is straight-forward. For leases, however, we find Sticker Price less clear. It is our practice to use the figure labeled " Agreed upon value of vehicle." This is the amount the dealer uses in its computation of Capitalized Cost, but not Capitalized Cost itself.
Note: The DOR guidance was received via phone from Pamela Goshay. She can be reached via email at: email@example.com.