Richmond County tax assessors scrutinize tax-exempt property uses

...tax-exempt properties might have to justify those exemptions this year, according to the Richmond County Board of Tax Assessors.The board has begun to take a close look at property tax exemptions to determine whether owners are using properties...

Fluctuating Thurmond Lake levels challenge tax assessors

...assigning tax values to lakefront lots, says a state-supervised performance review of the Lincoln County Board of Tax Assessors.The 20-page review stemmed from complaints by some residents of the county that low water erodes property values...

Report faults tax assessors

...that the Hart County Board of Tax Assessors did not assess the value of taxable...Investigators questioned whether tax assessors cataloged all boats and airplanes...faulty practices by Hart County tax assessors. The report found that the Hart...

Tax assessors offer to spread news

...the city tax department, Mr. Reece said, and now tax assessors are trying to spread the news as quickly as possible...digest, Augusta's fine would be $458,887, the tax assessors office reports. Outdated computer equipment has essentially...

Homes to get visits from tax assessors

...augustachronicle.com. WHERE THEY'RE GOING Areas scheduled for visits in the next 90 days include: - Orchard Hill Subdivision - Brandywine Subdivision - Farmington Subdivision - Blackstone Camp Road Source: Columbia County Tax Assessors Office

Fewer appeals of tax notices expected

The phones aren't ringing as much in the Columbia County Tax Assessors Office.One year after the state lifted a three-year moratorium on tax re-evaluations, resulting in a sudden jump in many...

Homes' values may be argued

...problem Richmond and Columbia county tax assessors don't expect to see: a glut...County Board of Assessors. The tax assessors aren't expecting a significant...the chief appraiser for the Tax Assessors Office. Foreclosures, business...

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Comments from readers: HAS THE BOARD of Tax Assessors gone to sleep? Hello, your chief appraiser never completed the 2002 digest, and now he wants to extend the 2003 digest. Some...

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Superior Court might hear official's appeal DANIELSVILLE - The Madison County Board of Tax Assessors has certified that it rejected a county official's tax appeal, allowing the official to proceed with an appeal in Superior Court...

Reports lead to tax bill review

The Richmond County Tax Assessors' Office is researching what appears to be a small but possibly costly glitch in its property tax billings this year, after reports...