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2014 Top Ten Corporate Taxpayers For City Property Taxes
2014 Top Ten Corporate Taxpayers for Upson County Property Taxes
The City of Thomaston has several businesses and industries that contribute heavily to the tax levy. Here is a look at the top 10 corporate taxpayers for City of Thomaston taxes. According to Upson County Tax Commissioner Berry Cook, the figures listed have been calculated using a total levy of $1,871,903 for Thomaston and Thomaston Joint Projects.
The following figures are just what Thomaston collects. It does not include what is paid in school taxes or state taxes.
Name City Bill Amount % City Levy
West Ga. Generating Co. $287,607 15.37%
Wal-Mart $61,598 3.30%
Home Depot $33,846 1.81%
Standard Textiles $31,571 1.69%
North Creek Shopping Center $28,232 1.51%
SouthCrest Bank $22,776 1.22%
Ingles Market $17,456 0.93%
1888 Mills $16,172 0.87%
Georgia Windstream $13,465 0.72%
Charter Communication $11,548 0.62%
Upson County has several businesses and industries that contribute heavily to the tax levy. Here is a look at the top 10 corporate taxpayers for Upson County Property taxes. According to Upson County Tax Commissioner Berry Cook, the figures listed have been calculated using a total levy of $9,578,791 for unincorporated and incorporated county taxes, unincorporated county services and county joint projects.
The following figures are just what Upson County Collects. It does not include what is paid in school taxes or state taxes.
Name County Bill Amount %County Levy
Quad Graphics, Inc. $495,546 5.17%
West Ga. Generating Plant $365,835 3.82%
Georgia Power Co. $187,042 1.95%
Southern Natural Gas $178,090 1.86%
Solo - Innoware (Dart) $114,930 1.20%
Southern Mills $105,653 1.11%
Wal-Mart $78,352 0.82%
Interfor US Inc. $61,909 0.65%
Upson County EMC $58,765 0.62%
Georgia Windstream $51,466 0.54%
Band Line Up:
4:30 p.m.- Soul Kitchen
5:15 p.m.- Luke Martin
6:30 p.m.- Aces & 8s
7:30 p.m.- Tyler Hammond
8:30 p.m.- Daniel Lee
9:30 p.m.- Colt Ford
Noon- Due South
1 p.m.- Ivey West
2 p.m.- Aces & 8s
3 p.m.- Adam Hood & Brent Cobb
4 p.m.- Ricky Gunn
5 p.m.- BBQ Awards Presentation
6 p.m.- Drake White and The Big Fire
8 p.m.- Joe Diffie
On Monday Feb. 2 a search warrant was executed by the narcotics task force which includes Thomaston Police Department, Upson County Sheriff's office, Taylor County Sheriff’s office and Meriwether county sheriff’s office, for the property of 109 Herbert Street. During the search Agent recovered Marijuana while on the property and Justin Moss, of Thomaston was arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.
Pictured (L-R): Wendale Clark, Erma Rogers, Debra Whitehead, Kevin Hilton, Bob Page (of the Marine Corps League Detachment in Griffin), Bruce Bagwell, Cathy Jordan, Sandy Burkett, Carla McClellan.
Pictured from left are employees with the Upson County TenCate plant, Dusty Fordham Event Organizer, King Kracker with Chills Bar and Grill (R) accepting a plaque of appreciation from Raak Patel with the Marine Corp Toys for Tots Program.