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Land Resource Centre

The Land Resource Centre is comprised of two divisions - Equalization and Geographic Information Systems. While each division has its unique responsibilities, our service is distinctly singular when our customers walk through the door.

* Fillable Property Tax Forms and Tax Information

* 2014 Plat Book Now Available

* What is Equalization? PDF (PDF - 3.62 MB)

* How to Calculate Your Property Taxes PDF (PDF - 84 KB)

* Michigan Property Tax Explanation (Department of Treasury Website)
A video made by the Michigan Department of Treasury explaining how property taxes can increase while property values decrease.

* Michigan Property Tax Estimator (Department of Treasury Website)


Land Resource Centre Reports

Apportionment Reports:
Equalization Reports:
Note: All Reports are in Portable Document Format PDF (PDF).



Equalization maintains a property information database for the County's 33,000 plus parcels. Ownership, property descriptions, school districts, property taxes and tax rates, property sales history and trends, and a host of other land-related information.

Geographic Information Systems

The GIS Department is responsible for maintaining the County’s mapping data such as parcels, roads, addresses, and water features. This office also creates a variety of maps using the wide range of information available.

Equalization Employees:

GIS Employees:

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Equalization Director

Tony Meyaard

GIS Director

Jerry Happel

Mailing Address

PO Box 276
Centreville MI, 49032

Land Resource Centre Information

Land Resource Centre
St. Joseph County Annex I
115 S. Dean St.
Centreville MI, 49032

(Across the street of the East side of the Historic Courthouse)
*Driving Directions

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
*Closed on County Holidays

Phone Number: (269) 467-5576
Fax Number: (269) 467-5672
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