Tax Forms & Information

Information on Principle Resident Exemption (PRE):
A Principal Residence Exemption (PRE) exempts a residence from the tax levied by a local school district for school operating purposes. To qualify for a PRE, a person must be a Michigan resident who owns and occupies the property as a principal residence. The PRE is a separate program from the Homestead Property Tax Credit, which is filed annually with your Michigan Individual Income Tax Return.

Click Here For The Principal Residence Exemption Form 

Information for Claiming Excess Auction Proceeds:
May only be filed for parcels foreclosed in 2021. Must be notarized and filed with the office of the Ingham County Treasurer in Mason before July 1, 2021. 
Notice of Intention to Claim Interest in Foreclosure Sales Proceeds - Click Here For Form
MI Dept. of Treasury Website Information on relating tax law MCL 211.78t - Click Here

Information for Active Military & Veterans:
Property Tax Relief During Military Service - Click Here For Form
Disabled Veterans Exemption - Click Here for Frequently Asked Questions

Information for Board of Review and Poverty Exemption:
Board of Review Frequently Asked Question - Click Here
Board of Review can be used to change/appeal a property's:
  • assessed value
  • tentative taxable value
  • classification
  • qualified agricultural property exemption
Click Here For the Assessment Petition Form

Board of Reviews can also change or grant Poverty Exemption  - Click Here For the Poverty Exemption Application

Information on Summer Tax Deferment:
Michigan Statue Concerning Summer Tax Deferment - Click Here
Application for Summer Tax Deferment - Click Here for the Form
Frequently Asked Questions - Click Here

Information on the Accommodation Tax:
Accommodation Tax Form - Click Here