The Office of Township Treasurer is an elected board position. 

Statutory Duties

The Treasurer is responsible for maintaining the Tax Roll. The duties for the Treasurer's position are regulated and dictated by the State of Michigan.

The Township Treasurer's Statutory Duties are:

  • To collect real and personal property taxes
  • Keep an account of Township receipts (revenues) and expenditures
  • Deposit Township revenues in approved depositories
  • Invest Township funds in approved investment vehicles
  • Collect delinquent personal property tax
  • Responsible for jeopardy assessments in collecting property tax
  • Must appoint a deputy
  • Must post a surety bond