Veterans Property Tax Exemption

Michigan Public Act 161 of 2013
Effective November 12, 2013, you are eligible for residential property tax exemption if you meet at least 2 of the following criteria:
  • You were discharged from the United States Military under Honorable Conditions.
  • You have been determined by the VA to be permanently and totally disabled as a result of military service and are entitled to veterans' benefits at the 100% rate.
  • You have a certificate from the VA or its successors certifying that you have received pecuniary assistance under the Specially Adapted Housing Grant Program.
  • You are rated by the VA as Individually Unemployable.
  • You are a surviving, not remarried spouse of the veteran who was otherwise eligible under one of the previous criteria.
If you believe that you may be eligible for the property tax exemption, please contact the Township Assessor's Office where you reside.