State law requires the annual budget to be set by Jan. 1 each year. The millage rate, which is the property tax rate, must be set by July 1 each year.
The current millage rate is 2.74 mills. Under the city charter, the millage rate cannot exceed 3.35 mills.
Click here to view the 2017 proposed budget.
Click here to view the fiscal year 2016 budget.
Click here to view the fiscal year 2015 budget.
To find information on DeKalb County’s tax rate and homestead exemptions, visit http://taxcommissioner.dekalbcountyga.gov/TaxCommissioner/ExemptionInfo.html .
To find information on DeKalb County’s school tax rate, visit: http://www.dekalb.k12.ga.us/.
To find information on property assessments, visit http://web.co.dekalb.ga.us/PropertyAppraisal/index.html.