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January 12, 2004

Vienna-- The Dooly County Commission is penalized for turning in its tax digest late.

The Georgia Department of Revenue is fining the county $1,000 dollars for submitting the tax digest past the deadline.

County Administrator Steve Saunders says they had to process a high number of appeals on property tax reassessments last year, causing the delay.

The fine will be deducted from commission money the county receives for collecting the tax.

Posted at 3:48 p.m. by melissa.kill@walb.com