County Property Tax Facts Ware

Tax Commissioner

Roger Collins
800 Church St Room 133
Waycross GA 31501
(912)287-4305
Fax: (912)287-4468
Email: rcollins@warecounty.com
Website: http://www.warecountytax.com
Pay Tax Online: https://www.warecountytax.com/

Chairman of the Board of Tax Assessors

Nathaniel Houseal
505 Isabella St
Waycross GA 31501
(912)287-4383
Fax: (912)287-4386 
Email: boa@warecounty.com
Website: http://www.warecounty.com/PropertyAppraisers.aspx
Property Records: www.qpublic.net/ga/ware

Chief Appraiser

Joyce C Lamkin
505 Isabella St
Waycross GA 31501
(912)287-4383
Fax: (912)287-4386
Email: jlamkin@warecounty.com
Website: http://www.warecounty.com/PropertyAppraisers.aspx
Property Records: www.qpublic.net/ga/ware

Chairman of the Board of Commissioners

Jimmy Brown
P O Box 1069
Waycross GA 31501
(912)287-4300
Website: http://www.warecounty.com/CommissionBoardMembers.aspx
 

The following local homestead exemptions are offered in this county:

Code

Exemption Type

County
General

School
General

School
Bond

Age

    Other   

Net
Income

Ga. Law

 

Elderly

 

10,000

 

62

(1)

<12,000

 

 

Elderly

4,000

4,000

 

65

 

<10,000

 

 

Elderly

20,000

20,000

 

62

City
20,000

<24,000

HB1917, 1998

 

Value Freeze

difference in base
year and current
year

 difference in base
year and current
year

 

 

(2)

 

HB694, 2001
HB1443, 2008
 

(1) This exemption can be combined with other exemptions a taxpayer may qualify for.

(2) Homestead property up to 5 acres

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.  
 

Ware County is on the 12-month staggered registration system.  Vehicle tags are sold at the Courthouse.  Hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 5:00.
 

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