Taxes & Incentives

Taxes

The local governments work hard to keep property taxes at a minimum while striving to provide high quality services to its citizens. Berrien County’s sales tax rate is seven percent. Millage rates are broken down by jurisdiction below.

Berrien County:          16.710

City of Nashville:       8.00

Town of Alapaha:       9.50

Town of Enigma:        5.00

City of Ray City:       9.00

Berrien Co. School:     14.00

Incentives

The Berrien County Development Authority realizes every industry has unique needs and we are ready to customize a package specifically for your business. The Berrien County Development Authority has numerous tools to assist your business including local tax discounts, Freeport exemption, and land incentives. The State of Georgia offers a variety of tax credit options as well as training assistance through Georgia QuickStart.

For more information on what incentives your business is eligible for please contact our office at 229-686-5123.