Tax Commissioner

Tax Commissioner Responsibilities

The tax commissioner is an officer established by the Constitution and elected to serve the citizens of Athens-Clarke County. Responsibilities include:
  • Preparation of the digest
  • Performing all functions relating to billing, collecting, disbursing, and accounting for ad valorem taxes collected in the county
  • Receiving tax returns and applications for homestead filed by taxpayers
  • Serving as an agent of the state revenue commissioner for the registration of motor vehicles and mobile homes
  • The tax commissioner and staff are dedicated to providing prompt, professional, and courteous service to the taxpayers of Athens-Clarke County

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 is the deadline for real and personal property tax returns and homestead exemption applications for 2014. 

Tax Commissioner Mitch Schrader
Contact:
Mitch Schrader
Tax Commissioner

Staff Directory

Property Tax
325 E. Washington St.
Suite 250
Athens, GA  30601

Phone: 706-613-3120
Fax: 706-613-3129

Tag Office:
3025 Lexington Rd
Athens, GA  30605

Phone:  706-613-3130
Fax:  706-548-0967

Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.