Provided by Act 97 P.A. 1992 certain qualifying
taxpayers may defer the payment of their 2016
summer taxes until February 14, 2017. Taxes may be deferred on a homestead if
household income did not exceed $40,000
in 2015 and the taxpayer qualifies as
defined in the General Property Tax Act as one or more of the following:
Citizen, 62 years or older
Paraplegic, Hemiplegic or Quadriplegic
Eligible Serviceman, Eligible
Eligible Widow or Widower
Totally and permanently
also be deferred for certain
agricultural properties which meet the specific requirements of the Act.
for deferment and additional information are available at the treasurer’s
Office. Application must be filed by September 15, 2016.