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Wayne County Extends Deadline For Homeowners To Pay Back Taxes, Avoid Foreclosure

Tuesday’s deadline for thousands of Wayne County residents facing foreclosure has now been extended.

CBS Detroit–05/12/2015

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Snyder Signs Bill To Help With Homestead Property Tax Claims

Snyder says the law will make it “easier for residents to file their tax returns correctly” and reduce the amount of incorrect property tax credits paid.

CBS Detroit–04/09/2015

Wayne county residents wait for their numbers to be called to pay their property taxes. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Frustrated Hundreds Jam Wayne County Treasurer’s Office In Last Minute Rush To Pay Tax Bills

With hundreds of discontented Detroiters squeezed into a small space, the deadline has a lot of people scrambling…and complaining.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

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Top Snyder Aide Pays $16,700 In Back Taxes, Interest

The governor’s transformation manager improperly claimed a principal residence exemption on two houses for three years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2014

Mike Duggan announces that Detroiters can expect new assessments on their homes. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Duggan Takes On Detroit Property Taxes: “Assessments … Have Been A Source Of Great Anger”

Duggan says high, unrealistic property assessments have been a “source of great anger” for Detroiters and forced many out of their homes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2014

State Tax Commission May Launch Detroit Probe

The State Tax Commission may launch an investigation into complaints that Detroit is overtaxing property owners through inflated assessments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2013

Half Of Detroit Property Owners Didn’t Pay 2011 Taxes

Records show that nearly half of the owners of Detroit’s 305,000 properties failed to pay their tax bills last year, exacerbating the city’s financial crisis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013

Nearly 23,000 Wayne County Properties On The Auction Block

Nearly 23,000 properties across Wayne County are on the auction block this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Tax Problem

Mitt Romney is the person who needs to put up or shut up in his dispute with Harry Reid. There is no reason to believe a word he is saying about his taxes.



Business Taxes Again On Mich. Lawmakers’ Agenda

Fresh off lowering Michigan’s overall business taxes in a bid to boost economic growth, Republicans will aim to eliminate or phase out a state tax paid on business equipment in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012