WATCH: Thaw or Keep the Freeze Debate on WTVM

WATCH: Thaw or Keep the Freeze Debate Part 1

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Here in Columbus, one of the big items people will vote on will be whether to keep or thaw the property tax freeze.

On Tuesday at 5:30 p.m., we hosted a debate on this issue. We had guests from both sides of the issue to talk about keeping the freeze or thawing it.

You can watch the full debate in the two clips attached to this story.

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On the ballot for the Nov. 8 election, the question is posted as the following:

Shall the Act be approved which eliminates the current base year assessed value homestead exemption for purposes of Muscogee County school and consolidated city-county government ad valorem taxes for homestead property acquired after January 1, 2017?

You can view a sample ballot here.

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