Emitte George Jr.
121 S. McDonough St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236
Phone: (770) 477-3285
Fax: (770) 477-4566
Board of Equalization
(No cost unless taxpayer hires representation)
Property Owner may appeal based on taxability, uniformity, value, and denial of exemptions.
BTA acknowledges receipt of appeal and furnishes Value Review Worksheet to be completed and returned by the taxpayer (optional) within 15 days.
Staff Appraiser reviews property value and any owner concerns mentioned in letter of appeal.
BTA reviews appeal, renders decision, and notifies property owner in writing within 180 days.
If BTA changes the value, the Property Owner (If Dissatisfied) may appeal to Board of Equalization (BOE) within 30 days after notification.
If BTA does not change value, appeal is automatically forwarded to BOE.
Property owner is notified in writing of BOE Hearing date.
Property owner and/or authorized agent may appear to present case (Letter of Authorization
must be provided by Owner before hearing).
BOE must render decision at conclusion of hearing and notify property owner and BTA in writing.
Either party may appeal to Superior Court within 30 days of the BOE Decision.
Other provisions apply.