Washtenaw County Treasurer
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Catherine McClary, County Treasurer
Free help with filing your income taxes is available now!
Please Click Here for a listing of Washtenaw County's volunteer tax preparation services available at no charge to assist you with filing your 2015 income taxes. Please click on the "Community Resources" page for more information on assistance to taxpayers.
Step Forward Program is Closing for New Applications
Michigan's Hardest Hit Fund (HHF) has closed to new applications as of 12/31/2015.
If you have an existing application in process, all documents MUST be submitted BEFORE January 31st, 2016 and it will continue to be processed on a first come, first serve basis until program funding is fully exhausted.
If additional funding becomes available through the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Hardest Hit Fund, Step Forward Michigan will announce that new loan applications will be accepted. The Washtenaw County Treasure will assist with new applications once this announcement is made, and we will publicize the application link on this website.
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New Law for Unlicensed Dogs: License Your Pup or You’ll Pay Up!
The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners approved a Civil Infraction Ordinance that requires all dogs be licensed or a citation may be issued with fines of $50 to $500. So, make your dog a “Legal Beagle”! Get an updated rabies vaccination and apply for your dog license today.
New Law Changes Fees for Tax Certification
A new law (Public Act 39 of 2015) took effect July 1, 2015 that increases the fee to receive a tax certification to $5 per deed (containing up to 25 legal descriptions).
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The County Treasurer is authorized by the Michigan Constitution and State law to serve as the County's Banker and Investment Officer. The Treasurer's primary responsibilities are to safeguard public funds and to collect and account for the revenue used to operate programs for County residents.