NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX INCREASE


For Immediate Release

July 17, 2020

The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners has tentatively adopted a 2020 millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 4.91 percent. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held in the Auditorium located at 903 Main Street, Conyers, Georgia 30012 on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The time and place of additional public hearings on this tax increase is the Auditorium located at 903 Main Street, Conyers, Georgia 30012 on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.

This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 18.90 mills, an increase of .884 mills. Without this tentative tax increase, the millage rate will be no more than 18.016 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of $100,000 is approximately $22.10 and the proposed tax increase for non-homestead property with a fair market value of $300,000 is approximately $106.08.

Further, the BOC will hold a Called Meeting on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in the Assembly Hall, 901 Main Street, Conyers, 30012, for the purpose of setting the 2020 Millage Rate.

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