Treasurer Duties

The Township Treasurer collects and distributes your property tax bill for the following entities:

  • State of Michigan
  • Oakland Community College
  • Oakland Schools
  • School Districts of Brandon and Oxford
  • County of Oakland
  • Brandon Township General Fund, Police, Fire Operating, Fire Equipment and House, Library Operating, Library Bond, DDA and all special assessments.

Duties of the Treasurer’s Office

  • Receive all monies due to the Township/deposit all monies.
  • Invest all monies to meet the cash flow needs of the Township.
  • Administer and collect all special assessment districts.
  • Produce, mail, and collect all summer and winter taxes.
  • Transfer monies and sign all Township payroll and accounts payable checks.
  • Sale of dog licenses.
  • One of seven voting members of the Township Board.
  • Reconciliation of all Township bank accounts.
  • Management of payroll and accounts payable accounts, for cash flow.
  • Petty Cash management.
  • Maintain records of all money that is disbursed, and records of all investments with rates, locations, and due dates.