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Personal Property Exemption for 2023

You may qualify!


NEW FOR 2023:  Taxpayers are no longer required to annually file Form 5076 in order to claim the exemption.  However, all taxpayers MUST file in 2023 to claim the exemption. Once granted, the exemption will continue until the taxpayer no longer qualifies.  To be eligible, the taxpayer must meet certain criteria noted in the 2023 Letter to Business Owners. Deadline filing date is February 22, 2023, see 2023 Letter to Business Owners for filing instructions.


Guide to the Small Business Taxpayer Exemption


2024 Small Business Exemption Affidavit (Form 5076)


Request to Rescind Small Business Exemption (Form 5618)


Operating a Business in Garfield Township


2024 Personal Property Statement (Form 632)


2024 Affidavit and Statement for Eligible Manufacturing Personal Property and Essential Services Assessment (Form 5278)


Personal Property Frequently Asked Questions


Information for companies with Eligible Manufacturing Personal Property: www.michigan.gov/esa


This page last updated on 5/9/2024.

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