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 06/26/2015 Supreme Court Same Sex Marriage Ruling 

The Eaton County Clerk's office is accepting applications for same sex marriage licenses effective immediately.

For more information click here.

 


MarriageRing

Click here to apply for a marriage license online.


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Now Pay Delinquent Real Property Taxes Online
Eaton County Treasurer, Bob Robinson, announced this month that Eaton County property owners have a new and convenient way to make delinquenttaxpayments.  The treasurer’s office has contracted with Official Payments, a leading provider of electronic payment solutions to offer delinquent tax payment processing over the Internet through credit card and debit card transaction.  Visa, Discover, and MasterCard debit and credit cards will be accepted. This new service offers taxpayers a fast and efficient way to pay online and reduces manual processing time in the treasurer’s office.

“Through a unique partnership with Official Payments and BS&A Software, taxpayers can get online, pay, and process their delinquent tax payments instantly, in real time,” said Robinson.  “This is part of our ongoing work to increase efficiency in the treasurer’s office.  It can also help folks avoid last minute additional fees and interest on their past due real property taxes.”

For more information, go to http://www.eatoncounty.org/departments/county-treasurer 


Increase Tax Certification Fees Effective July 1

 MICHIGAN HOUSE AND SENATE INCREASE TAX CERTIFICATION FEES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2015

New legislation passed by the Michigan House and Senate, and signed by Governor Snyder on May 26, 2015,  Public Act 39, increases the fee for tax certifications on warranty deeds, land contracts, and condominium master deeds, and similar documents from $1 to $5.  The fee is collected on behalf of the County Treasurer by the Register of Deeds as part of the document recording process and goes into effect July 1, 2015.

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New Legislation Extending Property Tax Exemptions to Qualified Disabled Veterans

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 Eaton Food and Ag Fest - July 13, 2015

FoodFest

We are excited to invite you to attend the Eaton Food and Ag Fest, July 13, 2015 4-7 pm at Kardell Hall in Charlotte during the Eaton County Fair on Farm Bureau Day.

The Fest is free and open to the public with over 50 food-related exhibitors and demonstrations. There will be games and activities for kids, raffles, giveaways, a photo booth and food tastings.

Please share information about this is exciting local event with your friends and networks!

Make the Eaton County Fair and the Eaton Food and Ag Fest part of your summer plans!

Click here for the Eaton Food and Ag Fest Flyer. 


 Solar Power Energy Generation Statistics

Click here to view how many kwh have been produced by Eaton County's Solar Panel.


Eaton Good Food Plan

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General Civil

CIRCUIT COURT CLERK
1045 INDEPENDENCE BLVD.,
CHARLOTTE, MI 48813
517-543-7500 ext 4335
CircuitCourtClerk@eatoncounty.org


General Civil Information

The circuit court handles all civil cases with claims of more than $25,000.00

The circuit court also hears appeals from the lower courts: appeals from local government boards such as zoning appeals; and appeals from some administrative agencies of State Government (such as Drivers License Appeal Division of the Secretary of State). Filing fees regarding appeals please refer to our Filing Fee page.

Other general civil cases that are handled in the circuit court can involve claims of negligence, breach of contract and other types of damages.

To file a civil case in Circuit Court the filing fee is $150.00
Jury demand fee is $85.00

Most of our cases are for public inspection. You may review a file in our office between the office hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

You may purchase copies of a file. The costs are a $1.00 for the 1st page and .50 cents for each additional page.

At this time we do not accept any filings via facsimile

211 Service Available

211 services

If you're looking for assistance with a problem and you don't know where to turn, or simply want information on a particular human service issue, 2-1-1 is for you. Currently, 2-1-1 service is available in Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, and Jackson counties through Central Michigan 211. 

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