The Township Treasurer statutory responsibilities:
Collection of real and personal property taxes
Deposits Township revenues in approved depositories
Invests township funds in approved investment vehicles
Collection of mobile home specific tax and special assessments
Township Treasurer: Susan Herrmann
Township Deputy Treasurer: Kay Ohst
Additional responsibilities of the Treasurer's office:
- Processing Landfill Passes (Redeemable at Orchards Landfill April 1st thru October 31st - one per residence)
- Processing Address Changes for Tax Bills - request must be submitted in writing
- Inquiries on balances owed for current year tax bills - questions on prior year delinquent bills must be addressed to County Treasurer Office (269-983-7111)
- Processing of Dog Licenses for Hagar Township Residents - December thru February. Residents must have correct paperwork validating up-to-date vaccinations and License Renewal form from Berrien County Animal Control. Additional information on requirements can be found on the Berrien County Animal Control website.
2021 taxes must be paid to Berrien County Treasurer's Office and will have penalty and interest Due. Contact that office for amount due and payment options.
Frequently Asked Questions
Financial Assistance Available
Michigan Homeowner Assistance Fund (MIHAF) was established under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to mitigate hardships associated with the coronavirus pandemic. Homeowners that meet lower income levels and occupy their primary residence may be eligible if they can show financial hardship directly related to COVID-19. Information on this program and qualification requirements can be found at Michigan.gov/MSHDA.