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City of Lansing

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-Mayor Virg Bernero

Mayor Virg Bernero

Property Tax Information

Please click here to view your property tax information


2015 Property Taxes

Last day to pay 2015 property taxes to the City of Lansing was February 29, 2016. March 1st of every year any unpaid taxes are turned over to the County for collection.

Information regarding 2015 and prior years click here for Delinquent Property Tax Information.


Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ


Property Tax Calculation
  1. Multiplying the taxable value (per 1,000) 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
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
    •  90 - Personal Property tax bills
    •  94 - OPRA tax bills
    •  95 - Industrial Facility tax bills

    Summer Taxes

    • 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 Taxes

    • 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
Tammy Good
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.