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Tax Commissioner's Office

 

November closures:

Monday, November 12th in observance of Veteran's Day.

Thursday, November 22nd - Saturday, November 24th in observance of Thanksgiving Holiday.

December Closures:

Saturday, December 22nd - Wednesday December 26th in observance of the Christmas Holiday.

 

                                                                                             

Forms of payment accepted:

 

check      cash      Visa  

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

** New Property Tax Due date**

Property tax due date will be changed to November 15th starting with the

2018 Tax Digest.

 

**New Service available for Tag Renewals**

Kiosk    kiosk2

 

 

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 Services

Click here to calculate TAVT tax on vehicle by VIN number.

Click here to research / pay property tax bills.

Click here to renew motor vehicle tags.

Click here to pay lapse of insurance fee.

Click here to retrieve your RIN number to renew your tags online.

Click here to view your tag renewal amount.

 

Motor Vehicle Tag and Title Questions? Contact Christina Cudmore at ccudmore@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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