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Townships appeal tribunal’s tax breaks

LANSING — The battle against a property tax advantage for big box retailers has been taken to the Michigan Court of Appeals. Read More

Cottage owners welcome property tax law

January 1, 2014
The re-assessed property taxes on family transfers have created a tough situation for some families looking to pass on residential property upon death — particularly family cottages. Read More

Grand Rapids votes on tax for parks

November 6, 2013
| By AP
Grand Rapids voted Tuesday on whether to increase property taxes to help give city parks and pools a $4-million boost. Read More

Ex-Holland city clerk appeals for big payday

June 20, 2013
| By AP
Leaders of the city of Holland are upset over a court ruling that could lead to the payment of hundreds of thousands of dollars in back pay to a clerk who was fired over a property tax exemption on her home. Read More

Businesses may have more to do on PPT

Voters who are upset with RTW law can squelch tax break in two years.

December 22, 2012
Kent County and other local government officials are beginning to crunch the numbers in an effort to determine where they will stand when the state’s Personal Property Tax is first phased out and then eliminated. Read More

State leaders revise business property tax-cut measure

November 28, 2012
LANSING –– Leaders from the governor's office and the Legislature on Tuesday introduced a new plan to eliminate the taxes businesses pay on computers and equipment used in the manufacturing process, but it would require voter approval. Read More