You can delay payment of this bill without penalty or interest until February 14th if your total household income for the previous was under $40,000 and you are classified as one of the following:
Age 62 or older, including the un-remarried surviving spouse of a person who was 62 years of age or older at the time of death.
A paraplegic, quadriplegic, blind or totally and permanently disabled person
A service person currently serving in the military with household income less than $7,500
A veteran who:
Receives compensation for a service-related disability, or
Served in the military during the Vietnam era, Korean War, World War II, World War I or earlier wars and has household income of $7,500 or less.
An un-remarried surviving spouse of any service person or veteran who:
Met veteran qualification above, or
Died while serving in the military.
If you qualify for a deferment, bring your completed Application for Deferment of Summer Taxes (PDF) and a copy of your MI 1040-CR (Michigan Homestead Property Tax Credit - for the previous year) to the City Treasurer’s Office, so that your deferral can be approved.