The council will meet to set the time and the place of each of the three public hearings concerning the City Council's adoption of the 2016 property tax millage rate, which will occur at a special meeting of the City Council in mid-September. The ...
Bulloch commissioners deny millage rollback
According to the Taxpayer Bill of Rights, or TABOR, adopted by the Georgia General Assembly in 1999, a county government is allowed the option to roll back millage or leave it unchanged, said Bulloch County Manager Tom Couch. After the annual digest is ...
Canton Budget Funds Restrooms at Parks, Street Paving
CANTON, GA -- The proposed fiscal year 2017 budget for the city of Canton has been unveiled, and some property owners could see a tax decrease. The City Council on Thursday held the first reading of its $36.9 million budget, which is a 2.7 percent ...
Coweta lowers millage on some, but taxes still increase
Two of the three required public hearings were populated with speakers who were largely employees of the county and who supported the new millage rate. Only one person signed up to speak in opposition on Aug. 16, though his concern was with the ...
Tyrone taxes on the rise
Georgia Law requires that a government rollback their millage rate to a number of mills that will produce the same number of dollars in property tax revenue from the prior year. The town's millage has been at this rate for ten years, despite vast ...