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  • Information about Property Taxes, Millage Rates, and Car Tags

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Tax Commissioner's Office


Sonya Little
Tax Commissioner
(678) 493-6400

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October Closures:

Saturday, October 26th for maintenance.

November Closures:

Monday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day

Saturday, November 16th for maintenance.

Thursday, November 28th through Saturday, November 30th in observance of Thanksgiving.

                                                                          

Forms of payment accepted:

 

check      cash      Visa  

* Please note there is a 2.49% convenience fee associated with credit/debit payments *

 

The Tax Commissioner is responsible for collecting property taxes, preparation of the County digest, billing, accounting and disbursements.

 Property taxes include those assessed on real estate, personal property, public utilities, timber and ad valorem taxes on motor vehicles and mobile homes. These collections are disbursed to state, county, school and city governing authorities. As a tag agent for the State of Georgia, the Tax Commissioner is also responsible for the collection of all taxes, and tag fees for motor vehicles applicable under the Georgia Code. The Tax Commissioner enforces all regulations mandated by the state.

A large percentage of the revenue realized by the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners and Board of Education is generated from taxes and fees collected by the Tax Commissioner. The financial stability of these institutions largely depends upon the efficient operation of the Tax Commissioner's office. Cities also benefit from taxes collected on motor vehicles and mobile homes.

The Tax Commissioner and staff are dedicated to providing prompt, professional, and courteous service to the taxpayers of Cherokee County.

 

Online Service Center for Tags - Click Here

-Renew Tags          -Cancel Registration          -Change Address           -Title Status

-Insurance Fine      -TAVT Estimator                -Insurance Status         -Pre Apply for Tag and Title

 

Motor Vehicle Tag and Title Questions? Contact Christina Bennett at cmbennett@cherokeega.com.

Open Records Request? Contact Dana McKinzie at dmckinzie@cherokeega.com. No need to request the Excess funds list, as it can be found under the Property Tax Tab.

Excess funds list can be found by clicking on the Resources - Property Tax link in the left had column and then click on excess funds button.

 

 

 

                      

 

 

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