He advises waiting until July 2 to file an appeal with DeKalb County.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Decatur Mayor Bill Floyd and City Manager Peggy Merriss sent this message to Decatur Patch and other media outlets about DeKalb County property tax assessments. Many residents have complained because their estimated home value for tax purposes went up sharply. The summary of the mayor's letter: The county is going to adjust the value of about 1,500 properties in Decatur. Problems occurred because the county used two different software programs. Residents are advised to wait until July 2 to file an appeal because they may receive a revised notice. Here's what the mayor said. The city manager and I met with several people from the tax appraiser’s office on June 5, 2012. The following information was given to us at that time. 1. There are …
It's tax time again. Tell Patch which of these tax services you like the best.
The taxman cometh, and not everybody has done their taxes yet. Those people need some advice on where to find the best last-minute tax preparation service. That's why Patch is asking you, the reader, to cast a vote in this Readers' Choice Poll. All these tax preparation services are in the Decatur 30030 and Avondale Estates 30002 zip codes and are listed in the Patch business directory. Cast your vote using the online ballot below. Daniel Ahart Tax Service Compro-Tax – Afiya Madzimoyo Stephen Claghorn, CPA Bennett & Moody, C.P.A., P.C. Smith and Raab Burge and Associates The McGee CPA Group The voting ends at 9 a.m. Friday. In case of a tie, the comments you leave on the story will be taken into account to break the tie, so tell us what …