Property Tax Return Form

TAXPAYER’S RETURN OF REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY

TAX YEAR

O.C.G.A. Section 48-5-15(a): “All improved and unimproved real property in this state which is subject to taxation shall be returned in person or by mail by the person owning the real property or by his agent or attorney to the tax receiver or tax commissioner of the county where the real property is located.” Taxpayer or taxpayer’s agent must complete Sections A, B, and C and sign in Section D. To avoid a 10% penalty, file not later than the due date of April 1

Note: Property Tax Returns can only be submitted from January 1 through April 1 of each year. Access to this online property tax return form is only available from January 1 through April 1.

SECTION A: PROPERTY INFORMATION

MAP & PARCEL IDENTIFICATION

TAX DISTRICT

ACCOUNT NO.

if property is in a covenant, list year covenant first began:

DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:

SECTION B: OWNER INFORMATION

PREVIOUS YEAR INFORMATION

CURRENT YEAR INFORMATION (IF DIFFERENT FROM PREVIOUS YEAR)

NAME

NAME

ADDRESS 1

ADDRESS 1

ADDRESS 2

ADDRESS 2

ADDRESS 3

ADDRESS 3

CITY, STATE, ZIP

CITY, STATE, ZIP

DAYTIME PHONE NO (Optional)

DAYTIME PHONE NO (Optional)

SECTION C: FAIR MARKET VALUE INFORMATION:

TYPE OF REAL PROPERTY

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

LAND

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

LAND

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

IMPROVEMENT

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

TOTAL

ACRES

DESCRIPTION OF IMPROVEMENT

*CLASS/ STRATA

PREVIOUS YEAR’S 100% FAIR MARKET VALUE

CURRENT YEAR TAXPAYER 100% STATED FAIR MARKET VALUE

* CLASS REFERENCE:

R – RESIDENTIAL

C – COMMERCIAL

A - AGRICULTURAL

I - INDUSTRIAL

* STRATA REFERENCE

1 – IMPROVEMENTS

5 – LARGE TRACTS

3 – LOTS

6 – PRODUCTION / STORAGE / AUXILIARY

4 - SMALL TRACTS

SECTION D: TAXPAYER’S DECLARATION AND SIGNATURE

“I do solemnly swear that I have carefully read (or have heard read) and have duly considered the questions propounded in the foregoing tax list, and that the value placed by me on the property returned, as shown by the list, is the true market value thereof; and I further swear that I returned, for the purpose of being taxed thereon, every species of property that I own in my own right or have control of either as agent, executor, administrator, or otherwise; and that in making this return, for the purpose of being taxed thereon, I have not attempted either by transferring my property to another or by any other means to evade the laws governing taxation in this state. I do further swear that in making this return I have done so by estimating the true worth and value of every species of property contained therein”.

TAXPAYER OR AGENT’S SIGNATURE

DATE

Filing of this document will create a review of the county’s value of the property being returned. Reasonable notice is hereby provided that an onsite inspection by a member of the county appraisal staff may be required. Said property visit will be for the purpose of determining the correctness of the information contained in the county’s appraisal record for the improvement date and condition of the property.