Property Taxes in Georgetown County
One of the first questions a buyer will ask is “how much are my property taxes going to be?” In Georgetown County, the answer isn’t that cut and dry. Deciding if you will be using your home as your primary residence or a second home/investment property, is going to help determine the amount of taxes you will pay.
When purchasing a home in Georgetown County, you will automatically be considered at the 6% assessment ratio. If you plan on making Georgetown County area your primary home, then after you close on your new home, you will need to provide proof of residency and your assessed rate will drop to the 4% tax rate. This makes a huge difference!
Provided below is the to the Georgetown County Assessor’s office that shows all the information required to become a primary/legal resident of South Carolina. You’re going to love it!
Cities, Towns, and popular Communities in Georgetown County, SC
Andrews, Debordieu, Georgetown, Litchfield Beach, Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island, Plantersville, Sampit, Yauhannah