Key Finding 4
Paying for Property Taxes Monthly Would be Easier
Today, Detroit homeowners receive their tax bill in two installments—about 85% of the property tax bill arrives in the summer, and 15% arrives in the winter. This unwieldy split leads to budgeting problems and can lead to tax delinquency. A citywide information campaign should help Detroiters take advantage of the monthly Plan Ahead program created by the City in 2019.