Please consider the cost of various payment options. Should you pay in person you are likely to pay $10 per visit for parking for a minimum of $120 over the course of a year. You are also likely to have to wait to see a cashier. If you mail in payment you only pay postage and the cost of getting certified funds which is relatively inexpensive at a post office; the cost will be about $25 for a year. If you pay on line the cost can be $0. If you desire a receipt you can order a receipt when paying on line and one will be emailed to you. If paying by mail or in the drop box you can include a self addressed envelope and a receipt will be mailed to you.
Payments can be made by check payable to Wayne County Treasurer.
The address is:
Wayne County Treasurer
Detroit, MI 48232-5555
Payments postmarked by the last day of the month will be honored as if received on that day. Please note your parcel ID on the check. A receipt will not be provided. Should you require a receipt you must send a self addressed, stamped envelope with your payment. The parcel ID or address of the property should be written on the back of the envelope. You may also request a receipt by providing an email adddress to our website (Pay Taxes Online) and a receipt will then be provided by email electronically. A tax year that has a status of forfeiture, state, or individual bid, requires certified funds only.
For more information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Tax Information Line at: 313-224-5990.
Check, cash or certified funds are accepted. Checks must be payable to the Wayne County Treasurer. A tax year that has a status of forfeiture, state, or individual bid, requires certified funds only.
The Office of the Wayne County Treasurer:
400 Monroe, 5th Floor
Detroit, Michigan 48226 | Map
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tax Information Line: 313-224-5990, Email: email@example.com