The Treasurer’s Department is responsible for the collection, disbursement, and custody of all revenues belonging to and held in trust by the City. All funds collected by City agencies are transmitted to the Treasurer where they are verified, deposited and entered into the City’s financial records. Based on direction from the Finance Director, the Treasurer’s Department transmits instructions to various financial institutions for the daily investment of City funds to maximize the interest on its holdings.
Based on information provided by the City Assessor, the Treasurer issues the real and personal property tax bills to the property and business owners in the City of Livonia on July 1 and Dec. 1. The Treasurer collects the property taxes and distributes them to:
City of Livonia
Clarenceville Public Schools
Livonia Public Schools
State of Michigan (Education Tax)
Wayne County RESA
Various other taxing entities
Delinquent real property taxes are turned over to the Wayne County Treasurer for collection. The City of Livonia Treasurer collects delinquent personal property taxes.
The Treasurer’s Department issues and collects special assessments in the City. Requests for special assessments on a parcel must be faxed to the Treasurer’s Department at (734) 421-7230.