Mon., May 13, 2013 12:00pm
The Chatham County Commission has scheduled a public hearing Monday on its budget for fiscal year 2014. Commissioners are expected to discuss a possible increase in the millage rate, which would result in higher property taxes across the county. One major reason a tax hike may be necessary is a need for extra staff at the county jail.
Sun., April 7, 2013 2:00pm
Savannah-area homeowners may see their property taxes increase to help pay for more staff at the Chatham County jail.
Mon., August 27, 2012 9:02am
Property owners along the Ogeechee River are challenging the tax assessed values of their land, saying it has lost value because of chemical discharges upstream.
Fri., June 22, 2012 9:30am
DeKalb County's school board approved a budget Thursday that will lead to property owners paying more in school taxes next year.
Thu., July 22, 2010 3:05pm
As the state continues to battle sluggish tax collections many areas are looking for ways to increase revenues. Augusta wants to give some taxpayers a break.