Important Notice: The Property Appraisal office is closed until further notice to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Emails and calls will be responded to as soon as possible. Limited services are available via this website.
The Property Appraisal & Assessment Department is responsible for the annual valuation of all taxable real and personal property in DeKalb County and producing a timely, equitable and acceptable tax digest for DeKalb County that meets all state statutes and legal requirements of the Georgia Department of Revenue.
Who Are Appraisers
Appraisal Discovery Process
What Are Property Taxes
You are hereby notified (and should communicate this notification to any other occupants of your property) that pursuant to O.C.G.A. 48-5-264.1 (a), representatives of the DeKalb Property Appraisal Department, with proper ID, may enter upon your property during normal business hours, for the purposes of collecting accurate data or any verifications thereof due to any permits issued, return of value filing, revaluations (partial or whole), parcel sales, and appeal reviews. Please contact our office if you have questions.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 48-5-311(e)(3)(B), the Board of Assessors is granted an additional 180 days to review and respond to 2020 appeals of value or exemption denial. The additional time is provided by the statute to counties in which the number of appeals exceeds 3 percent of the total number of parcels and will commence November 26, 2020.