2017  Property Taxes

2017 Summer Taxes:  The 2017 Summer Tax bills will be mailed to property owners by July 1, 2017.  If your taxes are paid to an escrow agent, you will receive an information only copy of your tax bill.   Tax payments are due by September 14, 2017. 

Please mail your tax payment to:  Franklin Township, PO Box 101, Tipton, MI 49287, or pay at the Franklin Township Hall on Mondays, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tuesdays, 9 a.m. - Noon, or Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.  A drop-box is also located near the Township Hall door to leave payments at your convenience. 

If you would like a receipt for your tax payment, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your tax payment.

Post-marked envelopes are honored as your payment date (i.e., if your envelope is postmarked September 14, 2017, the property tax payment will be posted for that date and will not be charged interest and penalty fees for being late).

Deferment of Summer Tax forms must be completed and filed at the Township office by September 14, 2017.  You must qualify in order to defer your summer tax payment.  A list of different ways you may qualify for deferment can be obtained from the Township office.

2017 Winter Taxes:  The 2017 Winter Tax bills will be mailed to property owners by December 1, 2017.  If your taxes are paid to an escrow agent, you will receive an information only copy of your tax bill.  Tax payments are due by February 14, 2018.

All unpaid 2017 taxes are turned over to the Lenawee County Treasurer on March 1, 2018.