The Tax Commissioner is an elected Constitutional Office responsible for performing all functions related to billing, collecting, accounting for and disbursing ad valorem taxes collected in Newton County. The Tax Commissioner also serves as an agent of the State Revenue Commissioner for the registration of motor vehicles. Each member of the team should display a positive attitude, understand his/her role within the office and follow all applicable laws governing the duties and responsibilities of the office to better serve the citizens.
Our goal is to create a work environment centered around customer service, highly skilled staffing requirements, and teamwork. The Newton County Tax Commissioner has pledged to connect with the community, commit to strategic planning of services, promote economic empowerment, and provide quality customer service to the citizens.