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To be considered for a poverty exemption, the following information must be provided:

Complete all sections of the Hardship Application; application must be legible.
You MUST submit a completed and signed copy of the following:

2018 Michigan Homestead Property Tax Credit Claim (MI 1040 CR)
2018 Federal Income Tax Return (1040), if you are required to file federal income tax.
2018 Federal Income Tax Return (1040) for all other occupants of your home.

If an occupant of your home is not employed but has income from another source, you must show the income in “Annual Income” on the application.
If you completed the section of the application indicating you have major or unusual out-of-pocket expenses, you must provide copies of documents verifying these expenses; This does not include everyday living expenses.

The Supervisor and Board of Review will consider assets other than the taxpayers primary residence, standard mode of transportation and usual household goods valued at more than $25,000 will be considered and added to the household income to determine eligibility.

Do not submit originals of supporting documentation as we must keep these for our records and cannot return them.

2019 Income Limits - Poverty Exemption

Poverty Exemption Resolution 2019-04


Poverty Exmeption Application Instructions

Poverty Exemption Application

Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

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