Friday, August 17, 2012

Property tax bills to be mailed Sept. 6.


City of Milton property tax bills will be mailed Thursday, Sept. 6, the city’s finance department announced today. After receipt, residents have 60 days to pay the bill without incurring penalties.

“We have been receiving a number of calls from residents wondering when their property taxes were being sent,” said Finance Director Stacey Inglis. “In order to clarify this situation and provide transparency to taxpayers, we simply wish to announce when the bills will be mailed.”

Residents have four options available for paying their bill:

Online: Click here to pay your taxes online.

By phone: Call 678-242-2500 and ask for the Revenue Office.

By mail: 13000 Deerfield Parkway, Suite 107G, Milton, GA 30004. Please make check(s) payable to City of Milton. Mail both the tax stub and your check or money order.

In person: Finance Office: 13000 Deerfield Parkway, Suite 107G, Milton, GA 30004. Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Acceptable forms of payment are check, money order, cashier’s check, credit card (Visa/MasterCard/American Express and Discover) and cash (exact change only).

Ad valorem taxes, more commonly known as property taxes, are levied for city operations and maintenance. All real estate and personal property is taxable unless exempted by law.

For more information, visit the Finance Department's Tax FAQ page here or download the 2012 Property Tax Guide.

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