NEW! - Register of Deeds Recording Fee Changes
Effective OCTOBER 1, 2016 in the State of Michigan
Regardless of the number of pages, all documents will cost $30.00 to record, this cost is inclusive of Michigan Remonumentation and Register of Deeds Automation fees.
For a document that assigns or discharges more than 1 instrument $3.00 for each instrument assigned or discharged (in addition to the $30.00 flat fee). To certify a recorded document $5.00; copies remain at $1.00 per page and search fees remain at 50 cents for each year searched with a minimum of $5.00 – excepting tract index searches.
If you have any questions, please contact the Register of Deeds office at 517-543-4203 or refer to MCL 600.2567.
Treasurer and Clerk Open Delta Township Office
Eaton County Clerk, Diana Bosworth and County Treasurer, Bob Robinson began offering service hours in the Delta Township Administration Building at 7710 W Saginaw Highway in Lansing on Friday, October 9. Office hours for the residents of Delta Township and surrounding areas will continue by County Clerk Bosworth on the first and third Friday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Treasurer Robinson will offer hours alternating the second and fourth Friday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The satellite county office will be located in the lower level of the Delta Township Administration Building on W Saginaw Highway in Lansing.
For more information, go to www.eatoncounty.org or www.deltami.gov.
Link to Information Brochure
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.
New Legislation Extending Property Tax Exemptions to Qualified Disabled Veterans
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