Treasurer’s Department

Finance Director/Treasurer: Mary Ellen McDonald
Accounting Clerk: Michele Goodrich
Office Clerk: Cathy Thomas

 

Online Tax and Assessment Information

Marine City provides the ability to view AND PAY your taxes and water/sewer bills online via BS&A Internet Software as a service to our citizens and community.

NOTE: Effective immediately, the City of Marine City will no longer accept payments with a postmark date. Payment must be in our office, or drop box, by the time the office closes for the day or before the due date to avoid a penalty or late fee.

Fees DO APPLY to some forms of payment:

  • Electronic Checks: FREE
  • Debit and Credit Cards: 3% of Tax Bill ~ Minimum $1.50 (Online and at City Offices)

Marine City provides this online resource through BS&A Internet Software as a service to our citizens and community. Those wishing to view the information in person may do so at the City office at 303 South Water St., Marine City, MI. Read Disclaimer

By clicking the link below you acknowledge that you will be leaving the official Marine City website. Marine City will not be held responsible for any errors in content.

 

Forms

 

Tax Bills

*NOTE: Effective March 1, 2017, the City can no longer accept payment for the 2016 Summer & 2016 Winter Tax Bills or prior years. The City will only accept payments from businesses for their delinquent personal property taxes. All other tax related payments may be paid at the St. Clair County Treasurer’s Office.

2017 SUMMER TAX BILL INFORMATION

The 2017 Summer Tax Bills have been mailed and are due August 31, 2017. 

  • All past due payments will be charged a 4% one-time only penalty fee beginning September 1, 2017 and a 1% monthly interest fee beginning September 15, 2017. NOTE:  The monthly interest fee is in addition to the penalty charge.    THE CITY NO LONGER ACCEPTS THE POSTMARK DATE.  PAYMENT MUST BE IN OUR OFFICE OR DROP BOX BY THE T IME THE OFFICE CLOSES FOR THE DAY ON OR BEFORE THE DUE DATE TO AVOID ANY ADDITIONAL FEES.  Failure to receive your tax bill does not waive payment of late fees.

The City of Marine City offers the ability to receive your Water/Sewer Bills by email. If interested, these forms are available on the City website at www.cityofmarinecity.org located on the Treasurer’s page or can be picked up at the City Offices.

In addition, the City of Marine City offers an automated payment program for Water/Sewer Bills and/or Tax Bills. The automated payment withdrawal from your account for payment of your Water/Sewer Bill and/or Tax Bill will be processed on the due date of the bill. If interested, these forms are available in the above section labeled “Forms” or can be picked up at the City Offices. The City of Marine City is trying to meet your needs in this busy world we live in.

Lastly, the City of Marine City has been offering Online Payments on the City website at http://accessmygov.com. Listed below is the breakdown of any fees if applicable for both the Water/Sewer Bills and Tax Bills.

 

Bill Type Payment Method / Amount Fee
Water / Sewer Bills Electronic Check (Available Online Only) No Charge
Debit and Credit Cards(Available Online and at City Offices)  
$0 – $50 (Min) $1.50
$50 – $100 $3.00
$100 – $200 $6.00
$200 – $300 $9.00
$300 – $400 $12.00
Tax Bills Electronic Check (Available Online Only) No Charge
Debit and Credit Cards (Available Online and at City Offices) 3% of Tax Bill(Min $1.50)

Please note that you can view assessing, tax, and water/sewer billing information on line at www.cityofmarinecity.org.

Remittance Address for tax payments is:
City of Marine City
303 S. Water Street
Marine City, MI 48039

 

Deferment Information

Deferment of Summer Taxes allows the taxpayer to defer their payment without penalty or interest charges on their principle residence until February 14th.

This form must be filed with the Treasurer no later than September 14th.

Requirements: Gross household income for the preceding calendar year did not exceed $40,000.00 and you qualify with one of the following:

  • 62 years of age or older, including the unmarried surviving spouse of a person who was 62 years of age or older at the time of death
  • Paraplegic or Quadriplegic
  • Eligible Service person, Eligible Veteran, Eligible Widow or Widower
  • Blind person
  • Totally and permanently disabled
  • or, your property which is classified or used as agricultural real property, and the gross receipts of agricultural or horticultural operations in the previous year (or the average gross receipts for such operations in the previous three years) is not less than your household income for the preceding year.

If you qualify for Deferment of your Summer Taxes please contact the Treasurer’s Office at (810) 765-8847.

Please note that the application must be filed with the Treasurer’s Office no later than September 14th.

 

Millage Rates

2017 SUMMER MILLAGE (100% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

2017 SUMMER MILLAGE (100% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY OPERATING
5.3265
STATE ED
6.0000
COLLEGE
1.8891
SCC SPEC ED
2.3113
SCC INT ED
0.1938
SCC VOC ED
0.9245
CITY OPERATING
16.7846
SCH OPERATING
EXEMPT
SCH SINKING FUND 0.3984
SCHOOL DEBT
2.8800
TOTAL
36.7082
2017 SUMMER MILLAGE (0% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

2017 SUMMER MILLAGE (0% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY OPERATING
5.3265
STATE ED
6.0000
COLLEGE
1.8891
SCC SPEC ED
2.3113
SCC INT ED
0.1938
SCC VOC ED
0.9245
CITY OPERATING
16.7846
SCH OPERATING
18.0000
SCH SINKING FUND 0.3984
SCHOOL DEBT
2.8800
TOTAL
54.7082
2016 WINTER MILLAGE

2016 WINTER MILLAGE

DRUG TASK FORCE
.5610
SENIOR CITIZENS
.8000
LIBRARY
.7000
PARKS
.4954
VETERANS
.1000
COUNTY ROADS
.2500
TOTAL
2.9064
2016 SUMMER MILLAGE (100% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

2016 SUMMER MILLAGE (100% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY OPERATING
5.3265
STATE ED
6.0000
COLLEGE
1.8891
SCC SPEC ED
2.3113
SCC INT ED
0.1938
SCC VOC ED
0.9245
CITY OPERATING
16.8690
SCH OPERATING
EXEMPT
SCH SINKING FUND 0.4000
SCHOOL DEBT
2.9600
TOTAL
36.8742
2016 SUMMER MILLAGE (0% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

2016 SUMMER MILLAGE (0% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY OPERATING
5.3265
STATE ED
6.0000
COLLEGE
1.8891
SCC SPEC ED
2.3113
SCC INT ED
0.1938
SCC VOC ED
0.9245
CITY OPERATING
16.8690
SCH OPERATING
18.0000
SCH SINKING FUND 0.4000
SCHOOL DEBT
2.9600
TOTAL
54.8742
2015 WINTER MILLAGE

2015 WINTER MILLAGE

DRUG TASK FORCE
.2803
SENIOR CITIZENS
.8000
LIBRARY
.7000
PARKS
.4954
VETERANS
.1000
COUNTY ROADS
.2500
TOTAL
2.6257
2015 SUMMER MILLAGE (100% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

2015 SUMMER MILLAGE (100% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY OPERATING
5.3265
STATE ED
6.0000
COLLEGE
1.8891
SCC SPEC ED
2.3113
SCC INT ED
0.1938
SCC VOC ED
0.9245
CITY OPERATING
16.8707
SCH OPERATING
EXEMPT
SCH SINKING FUND 0.4000
SCHOOL DEBT
3.0400
TOTAL
36.9559
2015 SUMMER MILLAGE (0% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

2015 SUMMER MILLAGE (0% PRE)-REAL PROPERTY

COUNTY OPERATING
5.3265
STATE ED
6.0000
COLLEGE
1.8891
SCC SPEC ED
2.3113
SCC INT ED
0.1938
SCC VOC ED
0.9245
CITY OPERATING
16.8707
SCH OPERATING
18.0000
SCH SINKING FUND 0.4000
SCHOOL DEBT
3.0400
TOTAL
54.9559

OPERATING FISCAL YEARS

NOTE: The taxes on the bill will be used for governmental operations for the
following fiscal years:

  • County: 1/1/17 – 12/31/17
  • City: 7/1/17 – 6/30/18
  • School: 7/1/17 – 6/30/18
  • State: 10/1/17 – 9/30/18

This does NOT affect when the tax is due or its amount.

 

Michigan Revenue Sharing Program

 

Act 51

Annual Certification of Employee-Related Conditions

Budget Information

 

Capital Improvement Plan

 

Graphs & Charts

2013 TAX MILLAGE INFORMATION (0% PRE)
2013 TAX MILLAGE INFORMATION (100% PRE)
MARINE CITY – ANNUAL REVENUE COMPARISON SUMMARY
MARINE CITY WATER & SEWER RATE COMPARISON
ST.CLAIR COUNTY TAX INFORMATION (2011- 2015)

Long Range Financial Report

Power Point Presentation – Long Range Financial Report

Audit Information

 

Actuarial Information

Pension Plan:

Retiree Health Care Plan: