For those who have paid off their property and prepared what if they can't pay property taxes? You have worked like a slave,clearing,cutting down trees and pulling up their roots,getting soil plant friendly composting,weeding and digging.Canning,dehydrating,doing without to buy preperations. The bottom falls out and your income is now cut off. How will you pay the property taxes? A couple friends in Georgia said last year their taxes went up by 40% while their land values took a dive.