ICLE | Real Property Taxes in Michigan
Real Property Taxes in Michigan

Apply proven effective strategies when handling an assessment appeal, a classification appeal, a tax foreclosure challenge, or any other real property tax matter. With this award-winning* book, you will:

  • Persuade the local assessor and board of review with the best evidence
  • Avoid triggering an uncapping of a property's taxable value
  • Structure transactions to avoid or minimize transfer taxes
  • Protect your client's interests in real property subject to a lien
  • Defend a tax lien foreclosure

*Winner of an Association of Continuing Legal Education Administrators Best Award for Outstanding Achievement in Publications.

Highlights of the latest update include:

  • Discussion of a Michigan Supreme Court case on the principal residence tax exemption
  • Expanded discussion of the holding in Rafaeli, LLC v Oakland Cty, 505 Mich 429, 952 NW2d 434 (2020)
  • Statutory amendments concerning principal residence exemption claims and appeals and the presumptive true cash value of transferred nonprofit housing
  • Court of Appeals decisions on the principal residence exemption, redeeming property, and industrial processing
  • A new section discussing tax foreclosure issues for mobile homes

376 pages, 1-volume, 7x10 paperback. Current to 10/01/22. Next update TBD. Subscription service available.

Fully searchable and continually updated. Citations link to Michigan caselaw, statutes, and court rules. Includes online index, downloadable forms, and summary of changes. Price is for a one-year subscription.