Assessment Division

Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 804
Detroit, MI 48226

General Number:(313) 224-3011
Fax: (313) 224-4270 
TTY: 711 or (800) 649-3777)

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Gary Evanko, Chief Assessor
Alvin F. Horhn
, Assessor


NEIGHBORHOOD ENTERPRISE ZONE

HOMESTEAD DISTRICTS


Online Property Tax Payment and Information System

The Assessments Division handles all annual assessments of residential, commercial, personal, and industrial property for the purpose of levying property taxes, as defined in the citizens approved City Charter. The Assessment rolls are open for public inspection during business hours in Room 804 – City-County Bldg. Also, certain forms, such as the Affidavit for Homestead Exemption From Some School Property Taxes (Form T-1056) and the Property Transfer Affidavit (Form L-4260) are filed with the Assessment Division.

The Assessments Division includes the following sections:

Board of Assessors
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 824
(313) 224-3011

Data Management Section
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 804
(313) 224-3035


Engineering Survey Unit
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 804
(313) 224-3061


Residential Section
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 805
(313) 224-3050


Neighborhood Enterprise Zone - New and Rehab
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 805
(313) 224-3084

Neighborhood Enterprise Zone - Homestead
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 805
(313) 224-3053

Commercial Section
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 805
(313) 224-3050


Personal and Industrial Property Section
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 828
(313) 224-3025

Central Business District
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 828
(313) 224-3025
       
Renaissance Zone (Tax Benefit)
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Suite 805
(313) 224-3053

Assessment Review Dates

Board of Assessors
Review
Assessment rolls are open for inspection February 1 - 15. An appeal of property values must be made during this time.
Board of Review(requires appeal to Board of Assessors Review)
Begins on the Tuesday following the first Monday in March.

 
Board of Review (requires appeal to Board of Assessors Review)    
Begins the Tuesday following the first Monday in March and ends the first Monday in April.

Homestead Exemption Affidavits must by filed by May 1 each year.

Property Transfer Affidavits must be filed by the new homeowner with the City where the property is located within 45 days of the transfer. If it is not filed timely, a penalty of $5 per day (maximum $200) applies.

Personal Property Statements must be filed not later than February 20.

Neighborhood Enterprise Zone Homestead Applications can be filed from April 1 till October 1.

Renaissance Zone Applications deadline is October 1.


Michigan Tax Tribunal
Appeals must be filed by July 31 for Residential Property (requires appeal to Board of Review)

May 31 for Industrial and Commercial Real and Personal Property (Does not require appeal to Board of Review)
 July Board of Review  Tuesday following the third Monday in July
 December Board of Review   Tuesday following the second Monday in December