The Mayor and Council of the City of Emerson, Georgia has tentatively adopted a millage rate of 3.60 mills which will require an increase in property taxes.
All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at Emerson City Hall, 700 Highway 293, Emerson, Georgia on July 9, 2012 at 9:00AM.
Times and places of additional public hearings on this tax increase are at Emerson City Hall on July 9, 2012 at 6:00PM and July 23, 2012 at 7:00PM.
This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 3.6 mills, an increase of 3.6 mills. Without this tentative tax increase, the millage rate will be 0.0 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of $125,000 is approximately $180 and the proposed tax increase for nonhomestead property with a fair market value of $125,000 is approximately $180.