Does this mean we can cut it out in Bibb County?

We’re still trying to redo our tax digest.

The Georgia Department of Revenue is moving to eliminate one excuse that local officials give when they’re raising property taxes: The state made us do it.

The department, at the direction of Gov. Sonny Perdue, is trying to make sure county officials know they don’t have to revalue property every three years. The department is proposing a new regulation that, among other things, spells that out.