Finance

The Finance Department helps encourage financial stability by managing the accounting and financial reporting for all city operations. If you have any questions, please contact Dacula City Hall at 770-963-7451.

Budget

Current Budget: 2020

The budget for each fiscal year, which runs January 1 through December 31, represents months of careful review of revenues and expenditures, departmental meetings, and prioritization of services as directed by the department directors and the city administrator.

FY 2020 Budget

Annual Reports

The financial statements included in this report are prepared in compliance with governmental financial reporting standards issued by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, guidelines issued by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, and generally accepted accounting principles applicable to governmental entities. State of Georgia statutes require an annual audit by an independent Certified Public Accountant.

2019 Dacula Financial Statements

2018 Dacula Financial Statements 

For financial documents prior to 2018, please visit TED, Local Government Financial Documents.

City Millage Rate

The City of Dacula’s millage rate for 2019 is 4.806 mills. The millage rate is the rate at which property is taxed. One mill equals $1 tax per $1,000 of assessed property value. Taxing authorities, such as the county school board, county government, state government, and municipal government, levy a tax on the assessed property value. Taxes are assessed in Georgia based on 40 percent of the real property value, which is determined by the county tax assessor.

Tax Digest and Five Year History of Levy

Distribution of Taxes (as a percentage)

  • Gwinnett County
  • City of Dacula
  • School
  • School Bond
  • Recreation
  • Fire/EMS
  • Police