property taxes

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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

Report: More Rebuying Foreclosures To Escape Debt

A published report says more Detroit homeowners and landlords are escaping property tax debts by rebuying their foreclosed properties at auction.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012


Pontiac To Pay Off Multi-Million Dollar Debt By Imposing Tax Levy

Pontiac residents will see an increase in taxes following a meeting Tuesday morning at Pontiac City Hall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2011

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Overflow Crowd For Property Tax Information

There was an overflow crowd at the St. Clair Shores Library for a Property Tax Town Hall Meeting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2011