PORTAGE, Mich., Nov. 10, 2010 — (PRNewswire) — Manatron, Inc., a global leader in providing integrated, property tax and records management software for state and local governments, announced the following Georgia counties have recently contracted for and installed Manatron's VCSTax tax collection software: Rabun, Carroll, Dade, Meriwether, Effingham, Union, Stephens and Pickens. These eight counties represent more than 200,000 new parcels utilizing Manatron technology to bill and collect property taxes.
Manatron VCSTax is a comprehensive property tax collection solution developed specifically for Georgia Tax Commissioners, and offers superior ongoing support, a highly efficient collection process, on-demand bill and report printing, automated homestead exemption processing and more. The software is now running in 37 Georgia counties.
Sharon Troglin, Pickens County tax commissioner stated: "When our office was looking to move to a more sophisticated, state-of-the-art software, we knew we had to be wise in our decision-making process and select a vendor with a proven track record in Georgia. During our research and analysis, Manatron's VCSTax became the obvious choice. In fact, based on a five-year total cost of ownership, our office will save thousands in tax payer dollars by installing Manatron software."
"After hearing about the success other Georgia counties experienced with Manatron, we did not give serious consideration to any other alternatives," Stephens County tax commissioner, Dene Hicks said. "It was clear that Manatron offers a superior option from a technology standpoint, and just as important, they support their software with skilled programmers and superior customer service."
About Manatron, Inc.: Manatron, a privately-held company and an investment of private equity firms Thoma Cressey Bravo, Inc. and Thoma Bravo, LLC, provides software and services for state and local governments to completely, fairly and efficiently assess real and personal property, and to bill and collect the related property taxes in their jurisdictions. Manatron's software manages the entire property life cycle, which includes deed recording, land records, GIS (Geographic Information System) integration, valuation, assessment administration, personal property, business licenses, cashiering, tax billing and collection, delinquents and tax sales and e-government. Professional services consist of data conversions, installation, training, project management, hardware maintenance, forms processing and printing, consulting and appraisal services. Manatron is headquartered in Portage, Michigan and has offices throughout the United States. Manatron currently serves over 1,500 customers and manages approximately 40 million parcels.
SOURCE Manatron, Inc.
Rachel Bryant, Director of Marketing, Manatron, Inc.