Click to Home
Help Center
Click to Home
Go To Search
PrintEmailFacebookTwitterYouTube
City of East Grand Rapids
750 Lakeside Drive SE
East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Ph: 616-949-2110
Fx: 616-940-4884
Property Taxes
About Property Taxes
East Grand Rapids property tax collections are billed semi-annually on July 1 and December 1. Property tax amounts are based upon approved millages and the city collects and distributes taxes for the following entities:
  • City of East Grand Rapids
  • East Grand Rapids public schools
  • Kent Intermediate School District
  • Grand Rapids Community College
  • State education tax
  • Interurban Transit Partnership
  • Kent County - operating (summer), senior, and jail millages (winter)
  • Kent District Library (winter bill only)

Summer Taxes
  • Billed July 1, due August 14 (prior to additional interest or penalties being added)
  • 1% interest added on day 15 of each month through February 15. 
    • February 15, 3% penalty added (10% total penalty and interest added if not paid by February 15)
  • Last day to pay at the city is the last day in February
    • March 1 all real property taxes turned over to Kent County for collection

Winter Taxes
  • Billed December 1, due February 14 (prior to additional  penalties being added)
  • February 15, 3% penalty added
  • Last day to pay at the city is the last day in February
    • March 1 all real property taxes turned over to Kent County for collection

Additional Information
  • Postmarks are not accepted as paid on time. If the due date falls on a weekend or a holiday, payments the next business day are accepted as paid on time. For your convenience, a drop box is available 24/7 in the lobby of City Hall.
  • Summer tax deferments are available to qualified homeowners.
  • Payments can be made in person, by mail, 24/7 in the city drop box, or online using a credit card. Credit card processing is performed by Point and Pay with a 3% convenience fee added at the time of the transaction.
  • Personal property taxes charged to businesses remain the responsibility of the city treasurer to collect.
  • Special assessments exist on various parcels within the city.  Contact the city treasurer for payoff details.

Char Veenstra
Deputy Treasurer
Email

750 Lakeside Drive SE
East Grand Rapids, MI  49506

Ph: 616-949-2110
Fx: 616-940-4884

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.