Office of the Tax Commissioner

Notice

The Upson County Tag and Tax Office is open to the public Monday through Friday with temporary operating hours from 8:30 am to 4:45 pm until further notice. Due to the Covid-19 health concerns, we encourage our customers to use our online services for tag renewal and property tax payments, which can be accessed on this page under Quick Links, or mail your renewals to the address indicated on the renewal form. Thanks to all of our customers for your patience, understanding, and consideration during this time of concern in our community.

Tax Commissioner

The County Tax Commissioner is a Constitutional Elected Officer elected by the voters of their county to serve a four year term. The duties and responsibilities of this office are many and varied, but our main function is to serve you, the citizens of our community.

Responsibilities

The County Tax Commissioner is the official responsible for:

  • Performing all functions relating to billing, collecting, disbursing, and accounting for all ad valorem taxes collected in this county
  • Receiving and processing applications for homestead exemptions
  • Receiving tax returns filed by tax payers or designating the board of tax assessors to receive them
  • Serving as agent of the state revenue commissioner for the registration of motor vehicles