New! No postmarks will be accepted starting 2019 tax year.
Taxes are due on the posted due date. If not received by that date, interest will be charged. Your mailed taxes will be returned in full with amount due for interest. Please be sure to have your taxes paid by the due date. No postmarks will be accepted!

Tax Collection Hours:

  • Summer tax collection begins on July 11, 2023. The last day to pay on time is September 14, 2023.
  • Summer tax collection hours:
    • Tuesdays – 9:00 am until 4:00 pm starting July 11 – Sept 12
    • September 14, 2023 – 9:00 am until 5:00 pm
  • Winter tax collection begins December 6, 2023. The last day to pay on time is February 14, 2024, at the Township Hall. Taxes will be collected at the township hall until February 29, 2024, with additional fees (please contact Treasurer for correct payment amount). Taxes may then be paid at the Bay County Treasurer's Office.
  • Winter tax collection hours:
    • Tuesday - 9:00 am until 4:00 pm starting December 6 – February 13, 2024 (except December 26 9:00 am to 5:00 pm)
    • February 14, 2024 – 9:00 am until 5:00 pm

Appointments can be made by calling Karen Snyder at (989) 280-0418.

Deferred Tax Form

2023 ACH Authorization

2023 Tax letter

If a receipt is required, please send a self-addressed envelope with your payment. Payments may be paid by mail to the Township Treasurer to 1138 W Erickson Rd, Linwood MI 48634.

Dog Licenses can be purchased at the vet or county building.

Guideline Resolution For Poverty Exemption


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