2017 Show Cause Hearing
Forfeited 2014 Property Taxes
Date: January 10 2017, 9 a.m. Location: Rm 107, 225 W. Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735
For owner/taxpayer of property to show cause why property which has forfeited for delinquent 2014 and previous year taxes to the county under section 211.78g of the General Property Tax Act (Act 206 of 1893) should not be foreclosed on April 1, 2017. This is an informal hearing with the county treasurer which provides the owner/taxpayer an opportunity to dispute validity of unpaid delinquent taxes or to request up to six months of additional time to pay outstanding delinquent taxes for reasons of financial hardship, incompetency or the like on homestead property. Upon request the owner/taxpayer may be required to provide financial documentation which would meet with the 2015 HHS Poverty Guidelines, Federal Register, January 22, 2015. For further information please call the Otsego County Treasurer’s office at (989) 731-7560 Additionally, the Judicial Foreclosure Hearing will be posted as soon as possible.