How To Pay Taxes

Did You Know?

  • The City’s Department of Parks and Recreation offers more than 1,000 high-quality programs and services to both residents and business people of all ages and interests.

  • Southfield is home to over 10 outstanding colleges, universities and trade schools, including Lawrence Technological University, one of the nation’s “top 40” institutions specializing in engineering, architecture and business.

  • Southfield is an international city bustling with people from a rich array of cultural, racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds, including large Armenian, African-American, Jewish, Chaldean and Russian populations.

  • The City of Southfield celebrated its 50th anniversary of incorporation as a city on April 28, 2008.


How To Pay Southfield Property Tax Bills

Pay your current or past due taxes online with a credit card or by electronic check. There is a $2.50 charge to pay by electronic check. is a service provided by the Oakland County Treasurer to assist local governments within Oakland County in accepting tax payments online. The County charges a fee to pay by credit card, click on the "Enhanced Fee Schedule" once you have accessed the website for more information.  If you are having problems paying by credit card on the website, call Oakland County customer support @ 248-858-1982.

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24-Hour Drop Box:
Located to the right of main entrance door at City Hall Municipal Complex, 26000 Evergreen Road, Southfield, Michigan.

In Person:
Treasurer’s Office counter, located at City Hall Municipal Complex, 26000 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076; Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

By Mail:
Make the check payable to: Irv M. Lowenberg, Treasurer, and mail to:
City of Southfield Treasurer’s Office
26000 Evergreen Road
Southfield, MI 48076
Write your tax parcel number on the check and envelope must be postmarked by the due date (metered postmark not accepted)

Cash/Check payments only:
May be made in person at the following locations prior to due dates, bank will not collect after due date:

First Place Bank:

24805 W 12 Mile Road
Southfield, MI 48034