You may 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 deposit 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, 2018, the property tax payment will be posted for that date and will not be charged interest for being late).
Deferment of Summer Tax forms must be completed and filed at the Township office by September 14, 2018. You must qualify to defer your summer tax payment. A list of different ways you may qualify for deferment can be obtained from the Township office.
2018 Winter Taxes: The 2018 Winter Tax bills will be mailed to property owners by December 1, 2018. 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 Thursday, February 14, 2019. The Township Hall will be open on February 14, 2019 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tax payments for both Summer and Winter 2018 are collected at the Township Hall through February 28, 2019. The office will be open February 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. - 5p.m.
All unpaid 2018 taxes are turned over to the Lenawee County Treasurer on March 1, 2019.