Board of Review

Overview

Assessment rolls completed in March of each year are subject to scrutiny at the annual meeting of the Board of Review. This three-member board, consists of tax-paying Lathrup Village residents appointed by the City Council. The Board of Review reviews the assessment roll received from the Assessor to check to see it is complete, accurate, uniform and valid. They conduct public hearings to hear appeals from property owners Petitioners should be prepared to present evidence that their assessment exceeds 50% of the current market value.

The Board of Review will accept written appeals if received prior to the closing of the Board of Review.

To schedule an appointment IN ADVANCE for the Board of Review, please contact:
Oakland County Equalization Division,
PRIOR TO February 26th,

Toll Free at 1-888-350-0900, Extension 80740 or (248) 858-0740.


The Board of Review will meet at the Lathrup Village City Hall on Thursday, March 4th at 8:30 am for an Organizational Meeting. Appointments will begin on:

2021 meeting dates are as follows:

First Session – On Thursday, March 4, 2021 commencing at 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.. in the Municipal Building at 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, Michigan and continuing in session for at least the minimum period of time required by law and until all necessary business of the meetings have been completed pursuant to MSA 7.29.

Second Session – On Thursday, March 11, 2021 commencing at 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.   in the Municipal Building at 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, Michigan and on both dates continuing in session for at least the minimum period of time required by law and from time to time thereafter until necessary business of the meetings have been completed pursuant to MSA 7.30.

Summer Session – On Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at   9:00 a.m. in the Municipal Building at 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, Michigan commencing at 9:00 a.m. for the purpose of correcting clerical errors and mutual mistakes of fact in the Roll and conducting such additional business as is authorized and permitted by the General Property Tax Act if and when there is a volume of business to be transacted at such sessions pursuant to MSA 7.97 (2).

Winter Session Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at  9:00 a.m. in the Municipal Building at 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, Michigan commencing at 9:00 a.m. for the purpose of correcting clerical errors and mutual mistakes of fact in the Roll and conducting such additional business as is authorized and permitted by the General Property Tax Act if and when there is a volume of business to be transacted at such sessions pursuant to MSA 7.97 (2).

Hearings are held on the second floor of Lathrup Village City Hall, 27400 Southfield Road.