Board of Assessors: The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for consideration for the voluntary appointment to the Board of Assessors representing District I, II, and III starting January 1, 2020 fir a 6 year term.
It is the duty of the Jones County Board of Assessors to:
- Value Property – assure that all personal property and all real property have been returned for taxation at the proper valuation;
- Examine Returns – examine the returns of real and personal property to determine if property has been omitted from the return or the valuation returned represents the fair market value of the property;
- Correct Returns – correct returns and assess the property at fair market value;
- Send Notices – give written notice to the taxpayer of changes in the return. Send annual assessed value notices.
The Board of Assessors meets the first Thursday of every month and as needed in the Charlotte C. Wilson Conference Room, 166 Industrial Blvd., Gray, Georgia.
Board members serve 6 year terms and are appointed by the Jones County Board of Commissioners.
Board application and the policy for Board Members can be found at www.jonescountyga.org. Applications can be submitted in person to the Administration Office at the Government Center or via fax to 478-986-8298.