Application for Exemption of Real and/or Personal Property

Individuals and/or organizations that meet numerous criteria may be granted an exemption for their real and/or personal property

View the Exemption of real and / or personal property form (PDF).

2021 Personal Property

The 2021 Personal Property Forms are now available.

For current Real and Personal Property Statements, please visit the Treasury website.

NEW: Updated Personal Property Tax Exemption information including Small Business Taxpayer Exemption Guidelines and 2021 Small Business Tax Exemption Claims and Request to Rescind can be found at the Treasury website.

Principle Residence Exemption

The Principal Residence Exemption Program, formerly known as the Michigan Homestead Exemption Program, allows homeowners an exemption from their local School Operating Millage. In accordance with Public Act 237 of 1994, homeowners that own and occupy their property as their principal residence (and do not claim a similar exemption on any other property) may be exempt up to 18 mills. For additional information, or to fill out the Principal Residence Exemption Form, please visit the Treasury website.

Land Division Application

The Muskegon County Equalization Department acts as the Land Division Officer for the Townships of Egelston, Montague, Moorland, Sullivan, and Whitehall.

View the land division application (PDF).