Michigan personal property tax

Election 2014
7:15 am
Mon July 14, 2014

WSW: Voters Will Decide Fate of Personal Property Tax

File photo of Three Rivers City Hall. The Citizen's Research Council report shows Three Rivers is one of the Michigan municipalities that relies most heavily on the Personal Property Tax
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WestSouthwest with Eric Lupher

Most statewide ballot questions are decided in November. But one proposal on the August ballot would change how property taxes are assessed in Michigan. 

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7:35 am
Fri May 23, 2014

One Proposal on August Ballot in Michigan

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Plan to eliminate Personal Property Tax and replace revenue needs voter approval
LANSING - Michigan voters will see one statewide ballot issue on the Aug. 5 primary ballot: Proposal 1, which will officially get rid of the personal property tax and guarantee that cities and towns will have a source of revenue that will replace the tax.
7:56 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Bills to phase out Personal Property Tax completed

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Local governments concerned over replacing revenue from Personal Property Tax
The Legislature completed bills to phase out the state's personal property tax on industrial and commercial equipment early this morning, in a move that's expected to save Michigan businesses hundreds of millions of dollars a year.