October 1 marks the start of tax season in Alabama

October 1 marks the start of a busy season for Alabama motor vehicle and property owners.   All motor vehicle owners whose last name begins with U, V, W, X, Y, or Z may renew their annual registrations via the website at www.cullmanrevenuecommissioner.com, in person at the Cullman County Courthouse or any annex at Baileyton,…

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Maintaining social distancing while conducting business in the Revenue Commission office

As indicated in prior posts, the Revenue Commission office is ready for customer transactions with glass/plexiglass barriers at each clerk’s desk to separate customers from staff, as well as social distancing markers on the floor to aid customers in maintaining a six-foot space between others. Staff members clean surfaces contacted by customers after each customer…

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Alabama Department of Revenue extends motor vehicle registration deadline through July 17

The Alabama Department of Revenue Commissioner has issued an additional order extending the March, April, May, and June motor vehicle registration renewals through July 17, 2020. Please note, this extension only applies to vehicles that should have been registered/renewed in March, April, May, or June 2020 and only if the licensing office was closed at any time…

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Website is down

It appears the company that host our security certificate attempted a phone verification over the weekend and since the office is closed during that time our certificate has been revoked.  That issue has been resolved but unfortunately it may be up to 24-hours before they can have another certificate built.  We apologize for any inconvenience.


In-person Revenue Commission activities resume May 13, 2020

The Cullman County Commission on Tuesday approved the resumption of customer-facing transactions in all its public locations beginning May 13, 2020. Social distancing guidelines will remain in place throughout all locations, and hand hygiene stations have been set up in the Cullman County Courthouse for guests. The Revenue Commission offices at the Cullman County Courthouse,…

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**UPDATED May 26, 2020: Revenue Commissioner announces change in venue, date of annual tax lien auction

Cullman County Revenue Commissioner, Barry Willingham, announced today a significant change for the annual tax lien auction. Originally scheduled for May 5, 2020 at the Cullman County Courthouse, the tax lien auction for unpaid 2019 ad valorem property taxes is rescheduled for Thursday, May 28 via *online* auction through govease.com. “This change will allow bidders…

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April 9 telephone system down

The Cullman County courthouse and all its related offices are experiencing spotty telephone service as of April 9. Tech support is working to remedy the problem with the telephone system vendors. The Revenue Commissioner and staff thank you for your patience as this problem is corrected. For email assistance, contact the Revenue Commissioner at revenue@co.cullman.al.us.


Good Friday observance: April 10, 2020

All Cullman County offices will be closed in observance of Good Friday on April 10, 2020. While all Cullman County offices are closed to the public during the pandemic, staff members have still been working to ensure continuity of government services throughout this period. County employees will resume their normal activities on Monday, April 13…

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March and April motor vehicle registration deadline extended to May 15, 2020

For the purposes of applying Alabama’s motor vehicle registration laws and property tax laws as related to the annual registration and renewal of vehicles during the month of March and April 2020, the registration deadline has been extended through May 15, 2020. The extension includes the registration of vehicles purchased or otherwise acquired whereby the twenty…

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What happens if you have a new car and need to transfer a tag?

Many of the inquiries to the Revenue Commissioner during this time of Coronavirus closings pertain to motor vehicle purchases and either 1) transferring a car tag or 2) obtaining a brand new tag.  Remember, the Alabama Department of Revenue has extended the deadline to register new vehicles, so that any customer will have a 20…

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