Georgia tags must be purchased within 30 days after establishing residency. Automobile tags are issued by the Putnam County Tax Commissioner’s Office at the Putnam County Courthouse located at 100 South Jefferson Avenue, Suite 207, Eatonton, Georgia 31024. If your automobile tag is still valid, there is a $20 charge for the tag and an $18 charge for the title. For more information, call (706) 485-5441 or visit the Tax Commissioners website.
Annual ad valorem taxes, normally paid on your birthday, will be phased out for most vehicles in Georgia beginning March 1, 2013. For more information and the new tax calculator, visit the Georgia Department of Revenue website or click HERE.