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the Assessors Office
Chattooga County, Georgia
  "The intent and purpose of the tax laws of this state are to have all property and subjects of taxation returned at the value which would be realized from the cash sale, but not the forced sale, of the property and subjects as such property and subjects are usually sold except as otherwise provided in this chapter."
O.C.G.A 48-5-1

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Local Elderly School Tax Exemption

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Filing a Property Tax Return

Appealing a Tax Assessment

Agricultural Covenants

Mobile Homes


Earned Income

    This typically applies to your Adjusted Gross Income, as reported to the IRS. For the exemptions with income qualifications, a copy of your 1040 form (for 2005 applications we would want to see the 2004 1040) is sufficent to document your income .

    Earned income usually does not include: Social Security, SSI, Pensions, Disability Income, Retirement, etc. It DOES include: interest income, wages, rental income, dividends, investment returns and such.