Irvin J. Johnson
DeKalb County Tax Commissioner
Mr. Johnson joined the DeKalb County Tax Commissioner’s Office in July 2000 as a Network Coordinator. Under the leadership of Tom Scott (deceased) and his successor, Claudia Lawson, Mr. Johnson has held several positions within the tax office including supervisor and manager level positions over the past 21 years. He was appointed Chief Deputy Tax Commissioner in 2007 while managing the branch office in Brookhaven.

Did You Know? The payment installment due dates for DeKalb County property taxes are Sept. 30 and Nov. 15. If you choose to pay the full amount in one payment, it must be paid by Sept. 30.

Thank You, DeKalb! DeKalb County has renewed over 252,000 tags using self-service kiosks! Thank you for participating in the Georgia MVD Kiosk program. Check out this news story!

24hr Tag Renewal Service

Did you know that you can renew your tag even when our office is closed? Not only can you renew your tag online, but now you can renew it in person at the following Kroger locations:

You can now visit these stores during the stores’ open hours to renew your registration. These kiosks allow you the flexibility to renew after hours, nights and on weekends. There is a convenience fee of $3.95 to use the machine, in addition to the other fees and taxes due at the time of renewal. Your renewal notices reflect the total fees due, excluding the convenience fees.

You will receive your decal at the kiosk, and it takes less than two minutes to handle the transaction. You can use a variety of methods to locate vehicle information including, driver’s licenses, tag numbers, and name and address. Please remember to remove decal from dispenser and take it with you.


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