Property Tax Information

The City Treasurer's and Assessor's offices have an easy, interactive web system to access Tax and Assessing information at your convenience. To use this system, click the link below:
Tax and Assessing Information

Payment Information:
For your convenience, property tax payments may be made in a variety of ways:  in person,  at our dropboxes (located in the parking lot and on the front of City Hall), or online (see links below).

For more information regarding payments, contact the Treasurer's Office at (616) 530-4972
For assessment information, visit our Assessor's page or call (616) 530-4979.

Summer Tax Bills:
Date statements are mailed: July 1
Final date to receive payment without penalty: August 31**

Winter Tax Bills:
Date statements are mailed: December 1
Final date to receive payment without penalty: February 14**

**Payment must be received at the lockbox, Treasurer's Office, or City Hall dropbox by 5:00 pm on the due date; postmarks cannot be accepted as date of payment.

For Summer Tax Bills paid after August 31, a 4% penalty must be assessed regardless of the circumstance. An additional 1/2% will be added at the 1st of each month thereafter.

For Winter Tax Bills paid after February 14, a 3% penalty must be assessed regardless of the circumstances.

Delinquent Tax Bills:
The City is unable to process delinquent payments real property past February 28. Contact the Kent County Treasurer's office to arrange payment for delinquent taxes at (616) 632-7500. Delinquent personal property payments are collected by the City; call (616) 530-4972 for payment information.