Cheryl Rhein-O’Neill, CPFA, MiCPT
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.
The Office is currently closed to the public until January 15th for more information please check the Public Notice page for updates due to the Covid-19 Virus with exception of December 28th. The lobby will be open for property tax payments from 9am to 5pm, only one person will be allowed in at a time and if you are paying in cash please have exact change.
Reminder that Property Taxes are due on February 14th. If mailing please allow 10 days to reach the office, Oregon Township does not accept postmarks. Please use the drop box if possible or if you have to come inside you must have a mask on and only one person is allowed in the lobby at a time.
Oregon Township is all well and Septic, there are on going Police and Fire Special Assessments on the winter tax bill. We currently do not have any Special Assessments that can be paid off.
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 14, 2020
- Monday December 28, 2020
- Friday February 16, 2021
- Monday March 1, 2021
Tax Rates by School District
|School District||Principal Resident Exempt||Non Principal Resident|
|Davison Summer 2020||9.6984||9.6984|
|Davison Winter 2020||17.2294||34.9900|
|Lakeville Summer 2020||9.6984||9.6984|
|Lakeville Winter 2020||13.2126||31.2126|
|Lapeer Summer 2020||9.6984||9.6984|
|Lapeer Winter 2020||9.8137||27.8137|
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 9.7245 summer tax rate = $972.45. There is also a 1% administration fee and could be special assessments on the Winter tax bill.
2019 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.
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.
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)
- 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.
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.
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 the last day of February 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