Wednesday, June 22, 2016

TREASURER'S OFFICE - PUBLIC NOTICE

ATTENTION TAXPAYERS

GAINES CHARTER TOWNSHIP
TREASURER’S OFFICE

DEFERMENT OF SUMMER PROPERTY TAXES


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 Veteran or
    Eligible Widow or Widower
    Blind Person
    Totally and permanently disabled


Taxes may also be deferred for certain agricultural properties which meet the specific requirements of the Act.


Application for deferment and additional information are available at the treasurer’s Office.  Application must be filed by September 15, 2016.   


Wednesday, June 1, 2016