Dawson County Board of Tax Assessors

Board of Tax Assessors photo Chief Appraiser Elaine Garrett

Chief Appraiser Elaine Garrett
Tax Assessors Office / Property Evaluation Office
25 Justice Way, Suite 1201
Dawsonville, Ga. 30534


(706) 344-3590 phone
(706) 344-1342 fax

Contact by email

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Property Evaluation Office assists with:

  • Real Property Value
  • Personal Property Value
  • Homestead Exemptions
  • Special & Preferential Assessment Programs
  • Freeport Exemption
  • Appeals
  • Maps


  • Real property returns January 1st through April 1st
  • Personal property returns January 1st through April 1st
  • Conservation use applications January 1st through April 1st
  • Requests for property splits or combinations January 1st through April 1st
  • Exemptions* January 1st through April 1st

*Only regular Homestead Exemption applications can be taken year round, but must be submitted by April 1st to receive it that tax year.

Public Notice

Notice to the Dawson County Property Owners and Occupants. In accordance with O.C.G.A. 48-5-264.1, please be advised that the Dawson County Appraisal Staff may be visiting your property to review your parcel information concerning an appeal filed, return filed, construction of new improvement or addition, review of parcel, and/or conservation use application. The field appraiser from our office will have photo identification and will be driving a marked county vehicle. If you have any further questions, please call our office at (706) 344-3590.

Department of Accounts of Audits and Accounts Ratio Analysis

Department of Audits and Accounts Ratio Analysis

Notice of Returned Assessment Notices 2019

The attached list of Property Owners in Dawson County with Address' Unknown or Assessment Notices that have been returned to the Dawson County Board of Assessors is hereby ordered to be posted on the Courthouse Door or the County Website for a period of 30 days from this date: This 22nd day of July, 2019.

Jennifer Burt, Judge
Probate Court
Dawson County, GA

Posting: Returned Assessment Notices - July 2019

Please report any address changes from the attached list to the Tax Assessor's office located at 25 Justice Way Suite 1201, Dawsonville, GA 30534.  Phone: (706) 344-3590.