City of Grand Ledge, MI
Eaton County
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[Adopted 6-24-2002 by Ord. No. 480]
[Amended 3-23-2009 by Ord. No. 521]
All taxes, assessments and charges which are levied or spread by the City on any City tax roll under authority of law shall be due for payment on the first day of August of the year in which they are so levied or spread. To all such taxes, assessments and charges, the Treasurer shall add thereto a basic collection charge of 1% thereof. The Treasurer shall add to all such taxes, assessments or charges paid after the first day of October and before the first day of March in the next succeeding calendar year an additional collection charge of 4% thereof and interest at the rate of ½ of 1% per month to the date of payment. No taxes, assessments or charges on the City tax roll shall be received by the Treasurer from any taxpayer after the last day of February of any year except for personal property taxes. All such taxes, assessments and charges, including the collection charge of 1% and any other interest which has accumulated or is required by any special assessment ordinance or resolution to be added thereto, which have not been paid on that day shall be added to the delinquent tax roll returned to the County Treasurer, to be collected in the manner provided by law for the collection of delinquent taxes levied and assessed against real property. The Treasurer shall add to delinquent personal property taxes collected after the last day of February interest at the rate of 1% per month to the date of payment.
The Treasurer shall publish notice on or before the third Monday in February of each year that City taxes, assessments and charges which are not paid on or prior to the last day of February will be added to the delinquent tax roll of the City and returned to the County Treasurer, with all accrued collection charges and interest added thereto.