COVID-19: Walton County Tag Department to close due to necessary quarantines

Press release from Walton County government

Monroe, GA – On Sunday, January 31, 2021, Tax Commissioner Derry Boyd announced the closing of the Tag Department due to employee COVID-19 quarantines. This closure is effective February 1, 2021, and will only affect the Tag Department. The Property Tax Department will remain open for business.

Staff will remain dedicated to serving the public during this period of time. Staff will be working to answer phone calls, return emails, and process mail including renewals as efficiently as possible.

Taxpayers are encouraged to utilize online services as part of the recommendations for social distancing.  For online services, please visit the Tag Department’s website: or

 Online services include:

  • Property tax payments
  • Pay insurance fines
  • Change address
  • Cancel or replace registration
  • Get an estimate of TAVT or Ad Valorem taxes
  • Look up information such as vehicle information, title status, insurance status, registration     status, and prestige plate inquiry

Additionally, a drop-box has been installed in the parking lot at the Government building for payments, vehicle renewals, title work, and documents requested, for your convenience.

We regret any inconvenience to our community and will make every effort to service taxpayers, while at the same time keeping you, our staff, and those around us safe.  We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during this time.

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