Office of the Bay County Treasurer

Shawna S. Walraven, Treasurer

Bay County Building
515 Center Avenue, Suite 602
Bay City, Michigan 48708-5122
Voice: (989) 895-4285
Fax: (989) 895-4082

Taxpayer Assistance

Extension from Foreclosure

Hardship extensions are designed to delay foreclosure by one year.

Forgivable Loans

Interest-free, payment-free, forgivable loans are available for eligible homeowners through the Step Forward Michigan program.

Property Tax Deferment

Seniors and certain disabled homeowners may be eligible for a delayed payment deadline.

Appeal Your Assessment

Don't agree with the valuation of your property? You can appeal in March.

Income Tax Assistance

Several organizations in the area provided free income tax preparation/filing.

Disabled Veterans Exemption

Qualifying disabled veterans are entitled to an exemption from paying real property taxes on their principle residence.