City of Perry


Meggen Galbreath

Phone: (517) 625-6155 Ext. 225
Fax: (517) 625-6157

Tax Payment Information

Summer tax payments are due no later than close of business September 30. After September 30, 1% interest is applied to any outstanding balance.

Winter tax payments are due no later than close of business February 14. After February 14, a 3% penalty will be applied to all unpaid balances.

As of March 1 all real property taxes, interest and penalties are due to the Shiawassee County Treasurer and cannot be paid to, or accepted by, the City of Perry.

Payments can be made online, in person, over the phone, or via mail. All credit card payments are subject to a 3% processing fee, the minimum fee charged is $2.

Payments must be received at city hall on or before the due date. Postmarks not accepted.

Your Property Tax Dollars at Work

Your City of Perry summer and winter tax bills each include line items for services provided by the city, the local school district, and various Shiawassee County wide services.  Based on 2021 homestead millage rates, for every $100 of taxes paid annually the graphic below shows how your tax dollars are disbursed. Values are rounded to the nearest dollar.

*Other County Services includes millage rates for MSU Extension, Senior Services, Shiawassee Medical Care Facility, Shiawassee Regional Education School District (SRESD/SP-ED) (2), and Veteran Services (2).

**Other Local Services includes millage rates for the Community District Library, the Shiawassee Area Transportation Agency (SATA) and the Southwest Shiawassee Emergency Services Alliance (SSESA).

Dog Licenses

Effective Dec. 1, 2023 Dog licenses are no longer available at City Hall and must be purchased at the Shiawassee County Treasurer’s office in Corunna. Proof of vaccination and gender alteration is required to purchase license(s).

License(s) must be purchased on or before March 1 of each year for:

• All dogs four months of age or older
• Within 30 Days of obtaining a dog
• Within 30 Days of moving into Shiawassee County

Financial Transparency

Tax Parcel Map (April 2013 - Updated 2020)