Board of Equalization

MEMBERS: 13 appointed by the Grand Jury

TERM: 3 year terms

AUTHORIZING LEGISLATION: O.C.G.A. § 48-5-311

MEETING INFORMATION: This independent board sets the date and time for hearings

MAJOR DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: 

The Board of Tax Equalization is responsible for hearing appeals on property values and exemptions. 

This independent board sets the date and time for hearings, hears evidence from both the taxpayer and the Tax Assessors Office, and makes an independent decision based on the facts presented in much the same manner as a courtroom jury. 

After hearing evidence from both the taxpayer and the appraisal staff, the Board of Tax Equalization renders a decision on the value of the property/exemption.

MEMBER NAME
TERM EXPIRES
Ron Schwartz12/31/2026
Jeffrey Miller12/31/2024
Benjamin Walker12/31/2025
Nancy Burk12/31/2026
Carey McLaughlin12/31/2024
Ray Rozier12/31/2025
Patricia Murray12/31/2026
Hunaid Qadir12/31/2024
Linda Wright12/31/2025
Steven Flig12/31/2025
Tawana Mattox12/31/2024
Quinton Elder12/31/2024
Lucy Kern12/31/2026