"Quality People Providing Quality Service"


  • Our Budget Book has received GFOA's (Government Finance Officers Association) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award annually since 1992.
  • Our Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) has received the GFOA's Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Award annually since 1990.

Finance Department

Columbus Consolidated Government

P.O. Box 1340

Columbus, GA 31902-1340

Telephone: 706-653-4087

Fax: 706-653-4086

Tax Digest
5 year history

   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 in Council Chambers on the second level of the City Services Center, 3111 Citizens Way, Columbus, Georgia on June 12, 2018 at 9:00 o'clock A.M. for the first reading and June 19, 2018 at 9:00 o’clock A.M. 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.   ...view Tax Digest History

Our Mission

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 Department of Finance is composed of five (5) goal-oriented cost centers to achieve the department's mission.

     Finance Administration
     Financial Planning
     Purchasing and

Contact Information

Please direct general inquiries to:

Department of Finance
P.O. Box 1340
Columbus, GA 31902-1340

Telephone:  706.653.4087
Fax:  706.653.4086