GA 4% + local 1% = 5%
Local Option Sales Tax =2%
Total Sales Tax = 7%
Millage Rate – 22.22
Effective Property Tax – 22.22 (per $1000 of taxable value**) Unincorporated:
Millage Rate - 20.48
Effective Property Tax - 20.48 (per $1000 of taxable value**)
* Property assessed at 40% Fair Market Value
Property owners residing on property may qualify for homestead exemption. Check with Tax Commissioner's office at (706) 657-7563.
AD VALOREM TAX
-Automobiles are taxed at the time of purchase. Tax is based upon make and model.
-If the vehicle was purchased prior to January 1, 2012, the Ad Valorem Tax is paid every year.
-If the vehicle was purchase from January 1, 2012 through February 28, 2013, the owner may opt in to the program.
-If the vehicle was purchase after February 28, 2013, the vehicle is automatically in the program and the tax is $20.00.
GEORGIA STATE PERSONAL INCOME TAX
6% average. Based upon income plus the number of people in the family.