2021 March Board of Review

2021 MARCH BOARD OF REVIEW

MEETING SCHEDULE

Paw Paw Township, Van Buren County 

The Paw Paw Township Board of Review for March 2021 will be held by electronic remote access, unless by the dates of the March Board of Review meetings it becomes lawful under state agency rules and statute for an in-person meeting to be held. Electronic remote access, in accordance with Michigan law, will be implemented in response to COVID-19 social distancing requirements and limitations on the number of individuals in an indoor public gathering.

If in-person meetings become a lawful option, then the meeting will be held both in person at the Paw Paw Township Hall, 114 N. Gremps Street, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079 and via electronic remote access.

The public may participate in the meeting through electronic remote access via Zoom access (or Teams, Go to Meeting, …. insert correct one for township) by computer, smart phone/device the link will be available 18 hours before the meeting on the township website and on the front door of the hall.

The public may also participate by landline phone or cell phone by calling into a toll-free number available 18 hours before the meeting on the township website and on the front door of the hall.

The Paw Paw Township March Board of Review will meet on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 1:00 p.m. = Organizational Meeting
  • Monday, March 8, 2021, = Appeal Hearing:  9:00 a.m.  - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021,= Appeal Hearing:  2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

The Board of Review will meet as many more days as deemed necessary to hear questions, protests, and equalize the 2021 assessments.  By board resolution, taxpayers are able to protest by letter, including e-mail, sent to 114 N. Gremps Street, Paw Paw, MI 49079 or assessor@pawpawtownship.org, provided protest is received prior to March 9, 2021 at 4 PM.

The tentative ratios and the estimated multipliers for each class of real property for 2021 are so follows:

*Agricultural ………………56.33% …………….0.8876

*Commercial ………………50.44% …………….0.9913

*Residential ……………….46.64% .……………1.0720

*Industrial ………………….49.39% ………..…..1.0124

*Personal Property …….50.00% ………..…..1.0000

Americans With Disabilities (ADA) Notice 

The Township will provide necessary reasonable services to individuals with disabilities at the Board of Review meetings upon at least five (5) days’ notice.

Contact:  Rebecca Payne, Clerk, 114 N. Gremps Street, Paw Paw, MI 49079, 269-657-4340, ext. 125.

Board of Review Members:

Tom Palenick, Chair

Ron Cicchini

Phil Hover

Karen Hazzard, Secretary of Board of Review