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City Treasurer's Office

Renee Hazen City Treasurer

Renee Hazen | City Treasurer

The primary function of the City Treasurer’s Office is property tax billing and the collection, deposit and safe-guarding of all City of Troy receipts.  Our mission is customer service excellence.

On this site, you will find information about payment and receipt options, automatic payment of water/sewer bills, current and delinquent property taxes and summer tax bill deferment. 
  

BILL PAYMENT OPTIONS
AUTOMATIC WITHDRAWAL - OFFERED FOR WATER/SEWER BILL ONLY
  • See "AUTOMATIC PAYMENT OF WATER/SEWER BILL" below.

U.S. MAIL

  • Include payment coupon.
  • Use the envelope provided (tax and water/sewer only).
  • Write the Parcel ID Number (tax), Account # (water/sewer) or Invoice # on your check or money order.
  • Check payable to City of Troy.
  • Allow at least 7 – 10 business days.
  • Postmarks are not accepted.
CITY OF TROY - TAX                                  CITY OF TROY - WATER                         
PO BOX 554754                                         PO BOX 554743                                     
DETROIT, MI  48255-4754                         DETROIT, MI  48255-4743                     

For invoices and all other correspondence:
CITY OF TROY TREASURER
500 W BIG BEAVER RD
TROY, MI  48084


CREDIT CARD, DEBIT CARD OR E-CHECK
  • There is a 3% fee for credit and debit cards ($1.50 minimum); or a $3 flat fee for an e-check (electronic check) up to $10,000; $6 for $10,000 or more.
  • www.troymi.gov/onlinepayments or 1-855-375-7381 by phone (this is an automated teller).
                      Note:  For an additional $5 fee, you may reach a Personal Teller at 1.877.495.2729.


ONLINE PAYMENT THROUGH YOUR BANK
  • A separate payee should be set up for tax, water and miscellaneous billing invoices, as each has a different remittance address and requires a different reference.  For remittance addresses, see "U.S. MAIL" above.  
  • Reference either your Parcel I.D. Number (tax), Account # (water/sewer) or Invoice #.
  • Allow at least 7 – 10 business days, in case a paper check is issued by your bank.

OFFICIAL DROP BOXES LOCATED AT CITY HALL
  • Check or money order only.
  • These red and blue boxes, labeled “CITY OF TROY OFFICIAL DROP BOX,” are located outside the east (walk-up) and west (drive-up) entrances to City Hall at 500 W Big Beaver Road.
  • Payments in the Official Drop Boxes before 8:00am on the business day following the due date are considered on-time.

IN PERSON - TREASURER'S OFFICE AT CITY HALL
  • Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm.  Please bring entire bill/statement.  For safety and efficiency, payment by check or money order is preferred.


RECEIPT OPTIONS

CLEARED CHECK
  • If paying by personal check, your cleared check, which can be viewed/printed from your bank’s website, is always the best receipt, as it is proof that the funds were successfully transferred from your account to the city’s account.
EMAILED RECEIPT
MAILED RECEIPT
  • Provide a self-addressed, stamped envelope, either with your payment or separately, by mailing it to our physical address or placing it in one of the OFFICIAL DROP BOXES at City Hall, and a receipt will be mailed to you.  Our physical address is:  TREASURER'S OFFICE, 500 W BIG BEAVER, TROY, MI  48084.
FROM WEBSITE (tax only)
  • A tax bill, showing payments applied and balance due, can be printed from our website:
            Go to www.troymi.gov/bsaonline, then Search Tax and Water/Sewer Accounts

  • Homeowners must first register in order to view information free of charge. Hover over down-arrow in top right corner, then click Register, or select Register in the ACCOUNT box at bottom left side of the page.
  • Sign in, then search by address, name or parcel #.  Click on the line item.
  • Select the Tax Information tab, then scroll down to the Tax History section, and click the arrow next to the season.  Scroll down and click the “Click here for your Tax Bill” box.  Payments applied and balance due are displayed at the bottom right.  This form can be saved as a PDF (upper right corner).
  • For BS&A lookup help, call 1-855-272-7638, and ask for the IT Department, or email bsaonlinesupport@bsasoftware.com

       
AUTOMATIC PAYMENT OF WATER/SEWER BILL
  • Payment is automatically withdrawn on the due date, from a checking or savings account.
  • There is no fee for this service.
Payment FAQ's
Enrollment Form 
Automatic Payment Cancellation
Sign up for Paperless Water/Sewer Bills


Note:  The City of Troy does not offer automatic payment of property tax bills.



PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION

Summer property taxes are mailed July 1, and are payable through September 1st4% penalty and .5% interest are added after September 1st.  An additional .5% interest is added the first day of each month.
  
Winter property taxes are mailed December 1, and are payable through February 14th3% penalty is added after February 14th.

Current year (2021) property taxes, and any applicable penalty/interest, can be paid to City of Troy through February 28, 2022.  On March 1, 2022, all current year unpaid taxes, penalty and interest will be transferred to Oakland County, and additional fees and interest applied.  Payments made March 1, 2022 and later must be made to Oakland County - please see "DELINQUENT PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION" below for more information.

  • To pay a tax bill July 1, 2021 thru February 28, 2022, see PAYMENT OPTIONS above.
  • For a tax receipt, see RECEIPT OPTIONS above.
  • To print a tax bill, and/or verify that a tax payment has been made:

          Go to www.troymi.gov/bsaonline, then Search Tax and Water/Sewer Accounts

  • Homeowners must first register in order to view information free of charge. Hover over down-arrow in top right corner, then click Register, or select Register in the ACCOUNT box at bottom left side of the page.
  • Sign in, then search by address, name or parcel #.  Click on the line item.
  • Select the Tax Information tab, then scroll down to the Tax History section, and click the arrow next to the season.  Scroll down and click the “Click here for your Tax Bill” box.  Payments applied and balance due are displayed at the bottom right.  This form can be saved as a PDF (upper right corner).
  • For BS&A lookup help, call 1-855-272-7638, and ask for the IT Department, or email bsaonlinesupport@bsasoftware.com


Failure to receive a tax bill does not waive penalty or interest.

For information on Assessed and Taxable Values, please visit the Assessing Department at www.troymi.gov.  Scroll down and click the green “View Message” box.

In addition to City taxes, the City of Troy collects and distributes property taxes for the seven school districts serving Troy, Oakland County, Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority, Oakland County Art Institute Authority, Oakland County Zoological Authority, Oakland County Public Transportation Authority, Oakland Schools and Macomb Intermediate School District.  Click the “Millage Rates” link (above-left in green box) for more information.

If you receive a bill for a home that has been sold, please call our Assessing Department at 248.524.3311.

Tax law holds the homeowner responsible for property tax payment.  If any changes are made with a lending institution, follow-up to verify that the taxes have been paid – see bullet point above: “To print a tax bill, and/or verify that a tax payment has been made:”



DELINQUENT PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION
  • Current year (2021) property taxes, and any applicable penalty/interest, can be paid to City of Troy through February 28, 2022.
  • All current year (2021) unpaid property taxes, penalty and interest will be transferred to Oakland County on March 1, 2022, and additional fees and interest applied. 
  • Payment for current year (2021) property taxes, made March 1, 2022 thru March 31, 2022, must include an Oakland County Revised Statement, and be made to OAKLAND COUNTY TREASURER (see below).  For an Oakland County Revised Statement, please call the City of Troy Treasurer’s Office at 248.524.3333 or email Treasury@troymi.gov
  • For payments on current year (2021) property taxes made April 1. 2022 and later, contact the Oakland County Treasurer for the amount owing, and pay OAKLAND COUNTY TREASURER. 
  • Payments for all prior year property taxes must be made to OAKLAND COUNTY TREASURER.
Oakland County contact information:
OAKLAND COUNTY TREASURER
1200 N TELEGRAPH RD, DEPT 479
PONTIAC, MI  48341-1036

248.858.0611, Option 7
www.oakgov.com



SUMMER TAX DEFERMENT

The Summer Tax Deferment extends the due date for the summer taxes to February 14th, for eligible individuals.  To qualify, your household income must not exceed $40,000, and you must meet one of the following requirements:

  • 62 years of age or older
  • Paraplegic, hemiplegic or quadriplegic
  • Totally and permanently disabled or blind
  • Eligible service Person, veteran, eligible widow or widower

Persons eligible for deferment of summer taxes may get an application by clicking the link below, or by calling the Treasurer’s Office at 248.524.3333.  The completed application, along with a copy of your previous year’s Homestead Property Tax Credit Form, must be received in the Treasurer's Office by September 15th.

Form #471 - Michigan Dept. of Treasury Application for Deferment of Summer Taxes

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