Notice of Property Tax Increase

The City of Waycross has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase of 3.22 percent.
All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearings on this tax increase to be held at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. at City Hall, 417 Pendleton Street, Waycross, Georgia on Wednesday, July 22, 2020. The time and place of an additional public hearing on this tax increase are at 4:00 p.m. on July 29, 2020, at City Hall, 417 Pendleton Street, Waycross, Georgia. This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 11.876 mills, an increase of 0.37 mills. Without this tentative tax increase, the millage rate will be no more than 11.506 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of $100,000 is approximately $14.80 and the proposed tax increase for non-homestead property with a fair market value of $125,000 is approximately $18.50.