For Immediate Release
March 21, 2019
Rockdale County Board of Assessors Announce Extended Office Hours for Homestead Exemption Filing
ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA. – Rockdale County Board of Assessors is offering extended hours on Saturday, March 30 from 8 a.m. – noon at their offices, located at 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers.
Chairman Will Barkley announced the extended hours at the Board of Assessors meeting held today, Thurs., March 21.
“With the deadline swiftly approaching we want to ensure every effort to give taxpayers the opportunity to file for their Homestead Exemption,” Barkley said.
The deadline for filing for Homestead Exemption is April 1st. To be eligible for Homestead Exemption, you must own and reside in the property as your primary residence prior to January 1 of the tax year. Upon filing, you must have a Georgia driver’s license or Georgia ID with the property address you are applying for the exemption on. Proof of residency includes water, gas or electric bills, car registration and/ or voter’s registration prior to January 1 of the taxable year.
For more information, contact the Board of Assessors office at 770-278-7676.