TAX DEFERMENTS AND EXEMPTIONS
Intent to defer must be filed by September 15.
Tax exemptions for disabled veterans and homeowners are available but require the filing of appropriate documents between December 31and the relevant Board of Review. Our Assessor will assist you with this. Please call Julie Bulerski at 616-784-1262.
Principal Residence Exemption is available for property owners who own and reside in a dwelling on their property. That exemption decreases tax liability by the 18 mills of school operating millage. To receive this exemption, you must file a Principal Residence Affidavit with our assessors which can be done when you move into your residence.
Active Duty Military Personnel may retain a Principal Residence Exemption for up to 3 years. Please contact our assessors about this at 616-784-1262.