MUSCOGEE COUNTY, GA (WTVM) – New developments in the property tax controversy in Muscogee County, as we're learning more about the Board of Tax Assessors tabling a vote for now, on the recommendation to have current tax assessments rolled back.
That call came from Columbus City Council in a resolution last week that would have homeowners pay their 2016 tax assessment instead of the new numbers until the appeals process is done.
The board of tax assessors will hold their next meeting, next Monday.
Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson sent us this statement in reaction to the board tabling the discussion:
When asked if she prefers or wants this board to go with the city council recommendation/resolution: