Office of the Treasurer

Treasurer
Cheryl Rhein-O’Neill, CPFA, MiCPT
810 664-5971
treasurer@oregontownship.org

Oregon Township Assessing and Tax Information is available online by opening the following link AccessMyGov. Residents can view their own information for free by creating an account.  Property taxes for Oregon Township can be paid by credit card  From July 1st through      February  13th online by opening the following link Pay Online or at the office. There is a 3% convenience fee for using your credit/debit card.

Michigan Property Tax Explanation and Taxpayer’s Guide

Property tax collection is the main function of the Oregon Township Treasurer’s Office. The taxable values of property are determined in the Assessor’s Office, the tax billing and collections is done in the Treasurer’s Office. All real property and personal property taxes as well as Special Assessments are processed through the Treasurer’s Office. Questions concerning tax bills, special assessments, balances or payment inquiries should be directed to this office.

Treasurer’s Office Hours

The Treasurer’s Office is open Monday and Wednesday 9 to 4 and Tuesday and Thursday 9 to 1.

Special Office Hours

The Treasurer’s Office will be open 9:00 am – 5:00pm on the following days:

  • Monday September 16, 2019
  • Monday December 30, 2019
  • Friday February 14, 2020
  • Monday March 2, 2020
March 1, 2019

2018 Winter Taxes and Summer Taxes
Property Taxes that were not paid at the Township have been turned over to the County. Please call 810 667-0239 to find out the balance owed.

Summer Taxes

In general the Summer Taxes are sent out in June and are due July 1 — September 14th. Summer Taxes consist of the State Education Tax and the County Operating tax. Summer taxes become a lien on the property on July 1st. Payments made after September 14th are subject to a 1% interest per month until February 14th. Payments made between February 15th and 28th are subjected to a 3% penalty. These payments are to be made at Oregon Township through February. Payments on your Property Taxes are made to the Oregon Township Treasurer from July 1 thru the end of February. If the due date falls on a weekend or holiday the following weekday will be the due date.Beginning March 1st, payments MUST be made at the Lapeer County Treasurer’s Office. Postmarks are not accepted and payments need to be the Treasurer’s office by 5:00pm on the due date. If mailing please allow 7 to 10 business day.

Deferred Taxes

Your summer tax payment may be deferred until February 14th if your total household income for the previous year was less than $40,000, and if you are any of the following:

  • Senior Citizen (age 62)
  • Paraplegic/Quadriplegic
  • Eligible Serviceman, Eligible Veteran or Eligible Widow/Widower
  • Blind Person
  • Totally and Permanently Disabled

If you fit any of the above requirements, fill out an application and send it to the Oregon Township Treasurer. Proof of household income may be required. Call the Treasurer’s office at 810 664-5971 for an application or print out the Deferment of Summer Taxes Application found on this website.

Tax Payments

You may make payments to your property taxes anytime after receiving your tax bill. Interest or penalty added to your bill after the due date will only be calculated on the unpaid balance. Please call the Treasurer’s office if you have any question regarding your tax bill.

Winter Taxes

In general the Winter Taxes are due on February 14. Winter Taxes are sent in November and are due December 1 — February 14th. Winter taxes consist of the local school, Township, Library, county non-operating and transit. Winter taxes become a lien on the property on December 1st. Payments made between February 15th and 28th are subjected to a 3% penalty. Payments made before March 1st should be made at Oregon Township. If the due date falls on a weekend or holiday the following weekday will be the due date. Postmarks are not accepted and payments need to be the Treasurer’s office by 5:00pm on the due date. If mailing please allow 7 to 10 business day.
Beginning March 1st, payments MUST be made at the Lapeer County Treasurer’s Office, except if the last day of February fall on a weekend.

Important Phone Numbers

Oregon Township 810 664-5971 ext. 209
Lapeer County Treasurer’s Office 810 667-0239

Tax Rates by School District
School District Principal Resident Exempt Non Principal Resident
Davison Summer 2019 9.7245 9.7245
Davison Winter 2018 15.2494 33.0100
Lakeville Summer 2019 9.7245 9.7245
Lakeville Winter 2018 14.0454 32.0454
Lapeer Summer 2019 9.7245 9.7245
Lapeer Winter 2019 10.5973 28.5973

Calculating Taxes owed Example: your tax amount can be calculated by using your taxable value and dividing that by 1000, and multiply that by the tax rate. ($100,000 taxable value, divided by 1000 = 100 x 8.5259 summer tax rate = $852.59 summer taxes due in 2006.