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(706) 225-4087 - MAIN NUMBER

Office Hours:
8:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday

Government Center
100 10th Street
5th Floor Tower
Columbus, GA 31901   - Googlemaps


  • Tax Digest and 5 Year Levy History
  • SPLOST project update
  • Alarm Permits
  • Budget Books
  • Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
  • How to get a Business License
  • Monthly Financials
  • Vendor Registration



The Mayor and Council of the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia, do hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at a meeting to be held at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center, 801 Front Avenue, Columbus, Georgia 31901 on June 15, 2021 at 9:00 AM for the first reading and June 22, 2021 at 9:00 AM for the second reading and, pursuant to the requirements of O.C.G.A. 48-5-32, do hereby publish the following presentation of the current year's tax digest and levy, along with the history of the tax digest and levy for the past five years. The millage rate consists of the Maintenance and Operating (M&O) levy.

Notice of Property Tax Increase «« UPDATE
The Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia, has tentatively adopted a 2021 millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes in Urban Services Taxing District 1, 5, 6, & 7 and Urban Services Taxing District 2. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearings on this tax increase to be held at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center on June 8th and June 15th.    »» Official Notice of Property Tax Increase

Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax «« UPDATE
In compliance with section 48-8-122 of the Official Code of Georgia, the Columbus Consolidated Government is required to publish a simple report for the projects funded by the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST).    »» SPLOST Projects Summary

Mission Statement
To maintain the Consolidated Government's financial stability through sound financial and management practices. We are committed to the highest standards of accountability, accuracy, timeliness, professionalism and innovation in providing financial services to our internal and external customers

Department Profile
The Finance Department consists of the following divisions: Financial Administration, Accounting, Revenue, Financial Planning, Purchasing, and Cash Management. The Finance Department manages the day-to-day financial functions of the Columbus Consolidated Government to include budgeting, investments, revenue collection, cash management, debt administration and financial reporting.

Director of Finance - Angelica Alexander

Administrative Coordinator - Glendora Arrington

Revenue Division   (706) 225-4100

City Services Building, 1st floor
3111 Citizens Way
Columbus, GA 31907 - Googlemaps

Revenue Manager - Yvonne Ivey

Business Licenses   (706) 225-4100, Option 1
Occupational Tax Supervisor - Vacant
Customer Service Technician - Tashalen Fears
Customer Service Technician - Ebony Scott
Customer Service Technician - Kia S. Feagin
Auditors - Erika Tatum
Auditors - Fernando Verdree

Collections   (706) 225-4100, Option 2
Collections Supervisor - Allen Young
Collections Technician - Christi McClellan
Collections Technician - Ryan P. McCann
Collections Technician - Michael Wooddell

Purchasing   (706) 225-4087     FAX(706) 225-3033

Purchasing Manager - Andrea McCorvey

Buyer Specialist - Della Lewis, CPPB
Buyer I - Patti Postorino
Buyer I - Sandra Chandler
Buyer I - Heather Biddle
Purchasing Technician - Jessica Evans
Purchasing Technician - Vicki Forrest


Accounting   (706) 225-4087

Accounting Manager - Jody Davis

Financial Reporting
Senior Accountant - Karen Thompson
Grant Accountant - Randy King

Payroll Supervisor - Debra Sellers
Payroll Specialist - Amanda Sharpe

Accounts Payable
Accounts Payable Technician - Audrey Battle
Accounts Payable Technician - Alex Smith
Accounts Payable Technician - Jenifer Woodard


Financial Planning   (706) 225-4087

Assistant Finance Director - Vacant

Budget and Management Analyst - Casey Baker
Budget and Management Analyst - Shannel Johnson
Budget and Management Analyst - Anthony Montgomery


Cash Management   (706) 225-4087

Investment Officer - Denise Brown

Accounting Technician - Nichole Burkman