Commerce Township Treasurer's Department

Molly B. Phillips, Commerce Township Treasurer | Phone: 248-960-7040 | Email: mphillips@nullcommercetwp.com

 

Commerce Township Treasurer’s Department is here to assist you. Here are a few pieces of information you may find helpful.

  • Commerce Township no longer has a lockbox address, so all payments not made on-line or in person should be mailed to:
    Commerce Township Treasurer
    2009 Township Drive
    Commerce Township, MI  48390-1666
  • If you use your financial institution’s bill-pay option, please verify the correct address (shown above) and understand that the bank does not guarantee we receive the check on or before the due date you specify. They say it will be sent by that date. Since Commerce Township does not accept postmark as a receipt date, please time your web-based banking payments accordingly.
  • Township Hall office hours are Monday through Thursday, 7:15 am to 5:30 pm. The Township offices are closed on Fridays.

    Duties & Responsibilities of the Commerce Township Treasurer

  • Collection and distribution of property taxes
  • Administration of tax bills
  • Investment of Township funds
  • Reconciliation of all township bank accounts
  • Billing and collection of special assessments
  • Collection of dog license fees for Oakland County Animal Control

Property Tax Collection & Distribution
The Township Treasurer collects and distributes your property tax bill for the following entities:

  • County of Oakland (Operating, parks, etc.)
  • Oakland Community College
  • Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner (Drain and lakes)
  • Oakland Schools
  • School Districts of Walled Lake and Huron Valley
  • State of Michigan
  • Commerce Township:
    • Operating
    • Police
    • Fire
    • Open Spaces
    • Library
    • Special Assessments