Owners of mobile homes that are located in Meriwether County on January 1 must pay the ad valorem taxes by April 1 of each year. After the due date there is a 10% filing penalty and 0.5417% per month fee is added. If the taxes are not paid, there is a fifa filed on the docket in the clerk of superior court. The mobile home will be sold at auction.
Appealing the Value
Mobile home owners desiring to declare a different value from the existing value on the home have 45 days to file an appeal from the date the bills are mailed with the Board of Tax Assessors. If a taxpayer is dissatisfied with the value change or corrections, the taxpayer has the right to appeal to the Board of Equalization within 21 days of the date of the notice.