TAX & ASSESSING INFORMATION

 

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TAX INFORMATION:

 

This page contains information on the Summer and Winter property taxes, due dates, and answers to common tax questions.  

Tax Bill 

Summer taxes are to be mailed July 1st, and are payable thru September 14th without interest. Winter taxes are payable thru February 14th without interest. If you are paying your own bill, you can pay in person at the Leighton Township office, mail it, or put it in the mail slot located by the office door of the Leighton Township Hall.

Frequently Asked Tax Questions: 

When Are The Tax Bills Sent Out to Homeowners?


Summer taxes are sent out around July 1st. Winter taxes are sent out around December 1st.

Where & When Can I Pay My Taxes?
In addition to paying in person at the Township Hall, you can use the mail slot at the Township Hall or send by mail to:
Leighton Township Treasurer 

Char Troost
4451 12 Street, Suite A
Wayland, MI 49348

Treasurer's Office Hours:  In addition to regular office hours (Tuesday – Thursday 9-4) I will be available: 

February 14 & 28
  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 27
 
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


...or by appointment.







When Are Taxes Due By?
1.Taxes are due on receipt of the bill. To avoid all penalties, summer taxes must be paid by September 14th, and winter taxes must be paid by February 14th. 
2.Beginning the next business day, September 14th, add 1% interest to the unpaid balance of your summer tax bill.  An additional 1% per month will be added on the first of each month thereafter.  Failure to receive the tax bill does not waive interest.

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