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Tax Commissioner

Melinda Wall Williams
30 N Broad Street
Winder GA 30680
(770)307-3106
Fax: (770)867-8985
Email: mwilliams@barrowga.org
Website: http://www.barrowga.org/departments/tax-commissioner.aspx
Pay Tax Online: https://www.barrowgatax.org

Chairman of the Board of Tax Assessors

William Hockaday
30 N Broad Street
Winder GA 30680
(770)307-3108
Fax: (770)307-3405
Property Records: http://www.qpublic.net/ga/barrow/  

Chief Appraiser

Don Elrod
30 N Broad Street
Winder GA 30680
(770)307-3108
Fax: (770)307-3405
Email: delrod@barrowga.org  
Property Records: http://www.qpublic.net/ga/barrow/  

Chairman of the Board of Commissioners

Pat Graham
30 N Broad Street
Winder GA 30680
(706)307-3757
Website: http://www.barrowga.org/government/boc.aspx
 

The following local homestead exemptions are offered in this county:

Exemption Type

County
General

County
Bond

School
General

School
Bond

State

Age

Other

Net
Income

Ga. Law

Regular

10,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elderly 65

Additional 10,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

<25,000

 

Elderly 62

 

 

Additional 20,000

 

 

 

 

<20,000

 

Elderly 62

 

 

Additional 60,000

 

 

 

(3)

 

 

Elderly

 

 

10,000

10,000

 

62

(1)

 

 

Elderly

 

 

16,000

16,000

 

65

(1)

 

 

Elderly - Double Exemption

16,000

16,000

 

 

 

 

 

<25,000

 

Elderly - School Tax

 

 

20,000

 

 

 

(1)

<20,000

1998, 3549

Veterans

*60,000 plus

*60,000 plus

*60,000 plus

*60,000 plus

*60,000 plus

 

(2)

 

 

 

*60,000 Plus an Additional Sum - The additional sum is determined according to an index rate set by United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

(1) This exemption is in lieu of any other exemptions applicable to Barrow County School District taxes for educational purposes.
(2) 100% service connected disability.  Must have letter from VA.
(3) Income limitations for 2016 - $29,425.

Homestead Valuation Freeze Exemption This county has enacted a homestead valuation freeze exemption.  This exemption will freeze the valuation of property at the base year valuation for as long as the homeowner owns and resides on the property.  (HB1485, 2002)
 

Barrow County is on the 12-month staggered registration system.  Vehicle tags are sold at 30 North Broad Street, Historic Courthouse, Ground Floor.  Hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 - 4:30.
 

Information on this page was current as of 07/25/2017.