Laura Erhart, Assessor
PO Box 13, Watersmeet, MI 49969
The township assessor will be at the township office to answer questions from the public on the first Wednesday of every month from 9:30 - noon. It is encouraged that you call ahead to the township office (906-482-8578) and make an appointment.
1. Real Property Annual Review Program
Annual Review Statement
Assessor’s Office Policy
2. GIS Mapping, Property and Tax Information
Osceola Township GIS System is a web-based application that allows users to navigate, query, and report on spatial and non-spatial information, through the use of simple data queries, a pan/zoom interface and other advanced GIS functions. Information is viewable in map and database formats.
The GIS site is intended to be a general guide to property and land information, and does not represent a survey of real property nor should it be used or referenced to for conveyance of real property, guaranteeing title or making official determinations. Contact the Township Assessor to obtain original source documents or for official determinations. This information has been developed from various sources and although efforts have been made to ensure accuracy and reliability; errors, omissions and variable conditions originating from compilation and sources used to develop the information may be reflected herein. In addition, land information is constantly changing and the most current or accurate data might not be represented. The information accessible through this site is represented "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. No guarantee is granted nor is any responsibility for reliance assumed. The user assumes the entire risk as to the quality, use and reliability of the entire information.
Osceola Township does not accept any liability for damages or misrepresentation of any kind caused by inaccuracies in the information and in no event shall Osceola Township, its elected or appointed officials or employees be liable for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages of any kind. By accessing and using this application you hereby understand and accept the terms of the above disclaimer.
3. Concerned about your Assessed Value? Talk to your Assessor first.
How to review and appeal your assessment
4. Land Division Application
5. Annual Studies
Land Value Analysis
Economic Condition Factor Study
6. Transfer of Ownership Guidelines
Property Transfer Affidavit
7. Michigan Principal Residence Exemption Program
Principal Residence Exemption (PRE) Affidavit
Request to Rescind Principal Residence Exemption (PRE)
Conditional Rescission of Principal Residence Exemption
8. Disabled Veterans Exemption
5107 State Tax Commission Affidavit for Disabled Veterans Exemption
9. Understanding Board of Review
What is March Board of Review
What are July and December Boards of Review
Petition to Board of Review
Application for MCL 211.7u Poverty Exemption
Poverty Exemption Packet
10. Application for Property Tax Exemption
Property Tax Exemptions
11. Michigan Personal Property Frequently Asked Questions
Personal Property Tax Forms
12. Address Change Request Form
13. State Tax Commission Website