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Richmond County tax commissioner's office closed Thursday, Friday

The Richmond County tax commissioner's office will be closed for a half-day on Thursday and all day Friday as operations are moved to a new suite.The office will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/richmond-county-tax-commis
High integrity is crucial for politicians to represent the people well

...recent officeholders. Richmond County Coroner Grover Tuten was indicted for stealing from dead people. Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen was accused in the court of public opinion of creatively diverting money from taxpayers.Kay Allen's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-08/high-integrity-c
'Chronicle' wins fight to have open meeting

...County News-Times Publisher Steve Crawford used such an Open Records request to examine an audit of Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen's records."I heard a rumor that there was audit," Crawford said. "So, I e-mailed the county...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/chronicle-wins-fight-have-ope
A chill of malfeasance

...And she denies, through her attorney, that she has violated any law.That being said, the embattled Columbia County tax commissioner ? who stands accused of failing to remit more than $160,000 in municipal tax collections to the county since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-21/chill-malfeasance
Audit: Kay Allen withheld money from county, other agencies

Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen has failed to remit more than $93,000 in public funds to the county and other authorities as required by state law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-18/audit-kay-allen-withheld
State documents indicate Allen received training on changes to tax law

Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen attended training on the 2007 change in state law that affected her agreements to collect taxes for Harlem and Grovetown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-27/state-documents-indicate
Rants & Raves

...did in Georgia's Emergency Office. HEAVEN HELP YOU if you have to talk to or go to an office of the Richmond County tax commissioner. They are rude. I miss Jerry Saul. THE MAKERS OF Coke have brought dishonor to America with that shameful Super...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-13/rants-raves
Tax commissioner vote to wait until November

It appears that a special election to replace Kay Allen as Columbia County tax commissioner will have to wait until November, officials said Thursday.Columbia County Elections Director Nancy Gay said her understanding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-06/tax-commissioner-vote-wa
Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen, District 3 Commissioner Charles Allen resign

Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen and her husband, District 3 Commissioner Charles Allen, both agreed to resign Tuesday.The Board of Commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-04/columbia-county-tax-comm
Mount Vintage owner faces decision on golf club

...to foreclose.According to documents, claims in the bankruptcy filing included $197,813 to the Edgefield County Tax Commissioner and $111,003 to John Deere Financial.Hooker closed the Mount Vintage golf course, town center and restaurant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-02-11/mount-vintage-owner-faces-de