Assessing property is a year long job. The State Tax
Commission has requested that 20% of the Township be revisited every year.
If we visit your property and you are not home we will
leave a bright, pink door hanger informing you that we have been there.
There isn't anything that you need to do. It is just letting you know
that we were there measuring the buildings, decks, etc.
During the year the Board of Review meets three times.
The first time is in March and it is for the current year only. At
this board meeting the public can present their case if they feel that their
property is not being valued correctly. Before you go
to the Board of Review please contact the assessor to see if the issue can
The second and third meetings for the Board of Review is held in July and
December. These meetings are for clerical errors and mutual mistakes
of fact along with Principal Residence Exemptions.
We have a computer that the public is welcome to use. You can
look up parcels and retrieve information regarding values, legal
descriptions, sale information, etc. Come in and check out your
property. See if what we have on record is correct. Our office
hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am to 3 pm and we can be reached at
231-869-6231 or e-mail: