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City of Lansing

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-Mayor Virg Bernero

Mayor Virg Bernero

Property Tax Information

2014 Property Taxes
  • Winter 2014 taxes were mailed December 1st.  You may find your property tax information by clicking the link below. 

  • If your property tax bill has "COPY" in the upper left-hand corner, then this bill is for your records and the original tax bill has been sent to your mortgage company.

  • Winter 2014 taxes are due on February 14, 2015; this is a Saturday.  All tax payments paid or US postmarked by Monday, February 16, 2015, will be considered ontime.  

  • Frequently Asked Questions 

  • You may check your property taxes on-line.

  • If you still owe taxes for 2013 or prior click here for Delinquent Property Tax Information.
Types of Property Tax: Real & Personal
  • Home owners are typically responsible for real property tax
    • Real property tax bills begin with 23, 33, 91, 96 or 97
  • Business owners located in Lansing may be responsible for real and personal property tax
    • Personal property tax bills begin with 90
    • OPRA tax bills begin with 94
    • Industrial Facility tax bills begin with 95
Property Tax Calculation
  1. Multiplying the taxable value of the property by the millage rates
  2. Multiply total by 1% for the administration fee, add to the total 
  3. Add any special assessments, recycling fee and/or any miscellaneous charges
Summer Property Tax Bills
  • Mailed on July 1st of each year
  • Due August 31st of that year
  • Any outstanding balance at September 1st will receive a
    one-time penalty of 3%
  • Any outstanding balance as of October 31st will be placed on
    the winter tax bill
Winter Property Tax Bills
  • Mailed on December 1st of each year
  • Due on February 14th of the following year
  • Any outstanding amount at February 15th will receive a
    one-time penalty of 3%
  • March 1st: Outstanding real property tax amounts will be sent to the appropriate County as delinquent for continued collection efforts
Antonia Kraus
City Treasurer
1st Floor City Hall
124 W. Michigan Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933

Treasury/Property Tax
Ph: 517.483.4121

Income Tax
Ph: 517.483.4114

Employer Withholding
Ph: 517.483.4117

Assessor's Office
Ph: 517.483.4020

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.