CURRENT TAX PAYMENT INFORMATION FOR THE JULY / DECEMBER 2016 TAX YEAR
The 2016 Summer Taxes and Administration Fee are now due and payable WITHOUT penalty from July 1, 2016 through August 31, 2016.
The 2016 Winter Taxes will be mailed out by December 1, 2016, and will be payable WITHOUT penalty until February 14, 2017.
RETURN ONLY YOUR STUB WITH YOUR CHECK. YOUR CANCELLED CHECK WILL SERVE AS YOUR RECEIPT.
LATE PAYMENT, PENALTY AND INTEREST INFORMATION:
Summer Tax Bills
Beginning September 1, 2016, a 4% late payment penalty will be added, plus 1/2 of 1% per month interest beginning October 1, 2016. The maximum interest & penalty that can be charged is 6%.
Winter Tax Bills
Beginning February 15, 2017, a 3% late payment penalty will be added to unpaid tax bills. Payment will be accepted at the City through February 28, 2017.
Beginning March 1, 2017, TAXES ON REAL PROPERTY ONLY for the July and December tax billings can be paid only to the Wayne County Treasurer. The location of the Wayne County Treasurer is the 5th floor of the International Center Building, 400 Monroe Street, Detroit, Michigan 48226, together with penalty and interest charges as outlined above as well as those established by Wayne County.
Beginning March 1, 2017, TAXES ON PERSONAL PROPERTY ONLY can be paid only at the City of Riverview Treasurer's Office, located at 14100 Civic Park Drive Riverview, Michigan 48193, with the 4% late payment penalty plus 1/2 of 1% interest per month computed from October 1, 2016 through the end of the month of payment.
Checks are accepted only as conditional payment. If the check is not honored by the bank, the tax is considered unpaid and subject to applicable penalties and interest. A $35.00 NSF Check fee will also be added to the amount due.
FAILURE TO RECEIVE A TAX BILL DOES NOT WAIVE PAYMENT REQUIREMENTS OR PENALTIES.
Now Accepting Credit Cards as a form of payment for Taxes and Water Bills on-line or at the Finance Counter. There is a 3% convenience fee (with a $2.00 minimum) that will appear as Point and Pay Convenience Fee on your credit card statement. The regular bill total will appear as City of Riverview on your credit card statement. If you choose not to accept the 3% convenience fee your transaction will not be completed and you will have to provide payment via a different means. We have a drop box located in the lobby of the Police Department that is open 24 hours a day. We honor postmarks if you choose to mail your check payment to us. And we have our Finance Counter that is open 9am-5pm M-F.