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Taxes

 

4 EASY OPTIONS FOR PAYMENT: 

1-USPS MAIL (SILVER CREEK TWP, POB 464, DOWAGIAC MI 49047  ATTN: TAXES);

2-DROP IT IN THE LOCKED PAYMENT BOX IN THE BREEZEWAY;

3-CREDIT CARD (ONLINE ONLY AT THIS TIME - see below);

4-PAY AT TOWNSHIP HALL EVERY TUESDAY AND THURSDAY 10AM - 4PM (excluding holidays listed on the township website).

CHECKS:

*Make sure checks are payable to Silver Creek Township; are written for the exact amount of your tax bill; are signed and dated (no post dated checks).

*Include the top portion of your tax bill to verify your parcel# (also on check)

*Post-dated or unsigned checks, will not be deposited and may be returned.

CREDIT CARD: (ONLINE ONLY) To pay by credit card, please call: ​All Paid at 888-604-7888

        OR to pay online, click here: Payments (allpaid.com)

​Use pay location 5330 for Taxes

Please note there is a service charge to pay by credit card!

Summer tax payments are due and payable:  July 1st through September 14th to be interest free; after 9/14, 1% is added to balance each month beginning 9/15.

Summer Office Hours for tax payments on 9/14 are 9am - 5pm

Winter tax payments are due and payable: December 1, 2023 through February 29, 2024 to be interest free; after 2/29, 1% is added each month beginning 3/1.

Winter Office Hours for tax payments on 2/29 are 9am - 5pm

 

Q & A:

*If your mortgage company has requested a copy of your tax bill, it has been mailed to them. You are receiving a copy for your records per State requirements.

 

*For address changes, you can click here to complete a form; or call us at 269-424-3025 x1.

 

For the latest paid/unpaid report, click here, go to page 2 for Silver Creek Township.

To check the status of your tax payment: 

To check the status of a current tax payment, click here. (It should say BS&A online with the words Silver Creek Township in the upper left.)

To check the status of past year tax payments, click here. (It should say BS&A online with the words Cass County in the upper left.)

 

or to see a PDF of the latest paid/unpaid report, click here, and go to page 2 for Silver Creek Township. 

SUMMER DEFERMENT

Taxpayers may defer their summer property tax until 2/14 IF they meet the following criteria:

• Has a total gross household income of $40,000 or less for the preceding tax year, and

• Is totally and permanently disabled, blind, paraplegic, hemiplegic, quadriplegic, or

• Is an eligible serviceperson, eligible veteran, or eligible widow or widower, or

• Is at least age 62.

 

NOTE: A deferment of summer taxes allows the summer taxes to be paid on or before February 14 without any additional penalty and interest.

Summer Deferment Instructions

Application for Deferment of Summer Taxes

Behind on your bill and worried about losing your home??

Click here for more information on the Michigan Homeowner Assistance Fund

Sewer payments

Sewer payments must be separate from any tax payments.

​Make Checks: payable to Sister Lakes Area Utilities Authority and mail to: PO Box 832, Dowagiac, MI   49047

Sewer payments can be made in person at the new SLAUA building, 50652 Garrett Road, Dowagiac MI  49047. (corner of Garrett and M 152) Hours: T & TH 10-4

If you would like on-line payments, contact us at: 269-424-6926 or by email: SLAUA@sisterlakescable.com

 

​If you have questions, please email: SLAUA@sisterlakescable.com

Here's a link to the Sewer page for more information.

 

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Drain Assessments

2019 Drain Assessments

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