Dougherty County Tax/Tag Department

Shonna Colley, Director
240 Pine Avenue
Albany, Georgia 31701

Tag Office: (229) 431-3255
Tax Collections: (229) 431-3208
Assessors/Real Estate: (229) 431-2130
Mobile Homes/Personal-Aircraft/Boats/Business: (229) 431-2157 


The Tax Department is headed by an appointed tax director, and is responsible for receiving and processing all property tax returns for the citizens of Dougherty County. The department is responsible for collecting all ad valorem taxes due Dougherty County, the City of Albany, the Board of Education and the State of Georgia. This includes real estate, automobile, personal property, mobile homes, and timber tax. The office must maintain all records in a manner acceptable to the State Revenue Department and annual audits by the County and City.

The Tax Director's office serves as tag agent for the State Department of Motor Vehicles and administers and enforces all regulations mandated by the State in selling vehicle tags.

The Tax Assessor's office works in conjunction with the Tax Department and has the responsibility of listing and appraising all property in Dougherty County. The office maintains ownership and map records of all real estate and maintains personal property information for all business in the County.

Click here to pay Dougherty County Taxes.

Click here for Real Estate Tax Assessment Records.

Click here to access motor vehicle information from the Department of Revenue/Motor Vehicle website.

Click here to access Facts about Property Taxes. 

Click here to view the 2014 Tax Digest and 5 Year History of Levy.

Click here to view the "Notice of Property Tax Increase"  - Countywide

Click here to view the "Notice of Property Tax Increase" - Special Services District

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