The Putnam County Board of Commissioners has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 12.49 percent for the incorporated area and 13.45 percent for the unincorporated area. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the Putnam County Administration Building, 117 Putnam Drive, Eatonton, GA on September 2, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.
Times and places of additional public hearings on this tax increase are at the Putnam County Administration Building, 117 Putnam Drive, Eatonton, GA on August 25, 2016 11:30 a.m. and August 25, 2016 6:00 p.m.

Incorporated area: This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 9.001 mills for the incorporated area of the County, an increase of 1.0 mill. Without this tentative tax increase, the millage rate will be no more than 8.001 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of $200,000 is approximately $70.00 and the proposed tax increase for non-homestead property with a fair market value of $150,000 is approximately $60.00.

Unincorporated area: This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 8.437 mills for the unincorporated area of the County, an increase of 1.0 mill. Without this tentative tax increase, the millage rate will be no more than 7.437 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of $200,000 is approximately $70.00 and the proposed tax increase for non-homestead property with a fair market value of $150,000 is approximately $60.00.


In accordance with Official Code of Georgia Annotated 36-81-5 the following is a summary of the proposed FY2017 Budget for Putnam County, GA as presented to the Putnam County Board of Commissioners August 16, 2016. Copies of the proposed FY2017 Budget are available weekdays at the Putnam County Board of Commissioners Office, 117 Putnam Drive. The proposed budget is also available at www.putnamcountyga.us.

THE FY2017 BUDGET HEARING WILL BE HELD ON FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 AT 9:30 A.M.* IN THE PUTNAM COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, 117 PUTNAM DRIVE, EATONTON, GEORGIA. THE PUTNAM COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS WILL MEET ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 AT 6:30 P.M.* TO ADOPT THE FY2017 BUDGET.

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2017 Proposed Budget Summary

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2017 Proposed Budget

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 


The Putnam County Board of Commissioners does hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at a meeting to be held at the Putnam County Administration Building, 117 Putnam Drive, Eatonton, GA on September 2, 2016 at 9:00 AM* and pursuant to the requirements of O.C.G.A 48-5-32 does hereby publish the following presentation of the current year’s digest and levy, along with the history of the tax digest and levy for the past five years.

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Current 2016 Tax Digest and 5 Tear History Levy