DOUGLAS COUNTY GOVERNMENT                            TODD COWAN, TAX COMMISSIONER 

 

1.   Property Tax Deadline November 17, 2014 
  
2.   New Title Tax Law - Effective March 1, 2013    
      - Title Tax (Summary)
      - Title Tax (Calculator)
      -
Title Tax (FAQs)

3.
    New License Plates - Statewide Shortage 
      Click here for more details. 
 


ONLINE SERVICES
  1. PAY - Tag Registration
    To renew online, you must have a RIN# (Renewal Identification Number).  RIN# should be on the renewal notice that you received through the mail.  DECAL for your tag will be mailed to you..
  2. PAY - Property Tax Bill
    Pay your Property Tax Bill online. 
    Note: A three percent surcharge is added for this payment option.
  3. SEARCH - Property
    View your TAX BILL or PAYMENT STATUS (Includes GIS data).
  4. APPLY for Homestead
    Must own and occupy home as legal residence by Jan 1 of application year. SENIORS over 62 OR totally disabled persons (as of Jan 1) must come to Tax Office with proof of age OR proof of disability.  You can APPLY ANYTIME, however, applications received after April 1 will apply to the next Tax Year.
  5. ONLINE "PropertyTax Return" 
    As of January 1, 2010 this electronic form was enabled for filing Property Tax Returns on your Real Property (Real Estate).  This ONLINE form will be an online alternative to the PT-50R Form.  State law requires that Property Tax Returns can only be filed from  January 1 through April 1...
  6. CHECK - Insurance
    New State law requires insurance companies to transmit to a State database, the status of your insurance for every vehicle. If INVALID INSURANCE, you cannot purchase/renew your tag(s).
  7. PAY - Insurance Lapse Penalty
    Following this link will enable you to pay your Insurance Lapse Penalty ONLINE. First click on "PAY - Insurance Lapse Penalty" which takes you to the Official Payments website.  Once there, click on "State Payments" and then select "Georgia", Georgia Department of Revenue (Motor Vehicle Division)', and then "Insurance Web". Payments made using this option will not be posted until the following business day. 
  8. VIEW - Emission Results
    Use this link to validate your vehicle is in good standing concerning emission testing requirements.  Once you have an emission test, your results should be transmitted to this system.
  

DOUGLAS COUNTY COURTHOUSE

CLOSED on the following days in 2014:
 

HOLIDAY

OBSERVED

NEW YEAR’S DAY (2014)

 

WEDNESDAY

JANUARY

  1st

M.L. KING, JR. BIRTHDAY

 

MONDAY

JANUARY

20th

GOOD FRIDAY

 

FRIDAY

APRIL

18th

MEMORIAL DAY

 

MONDAY

MAY

26th

INDEPENDENCE DAY

 

FRIDAY

JULY

  4th

LABOR DAY

 

MONDAY

SEPTEMBER

 1st

VETERANS DAY

 

TUESDAY

NOVEMBER

11th

THANKSGIVING DAY

 

THURSDAY

NOVEMBER

27th

Day after THANKSGIVING

 

FRIDAY

NOVEMBER

28th

CHRISTMAS EVE

 

WEDNESDAY

DECEMBER

24th

CHRISTMAS DAY

 

THURSDAY

DECEMBER

25th