Board of Review
March Board of Review
The Board of Review in the City of Royal Oak consists of six (6) residents
appointed by the City Commission. The six are divided into two (2) boards
that meet starting on the Tuesday following the first Monday in March of each
year. The Board’s purpose is to hear and decide assessment appeals,
poverty exemptions, or property classification appeals.
Assessment Change Notices are mailed at least 14 days prior to the Board of
Review meeting. The Notice is intended to provide the owner or person
listed on the assessment roll of the property a notice of an increase in the
tentative state equalized valuation or the tentative taxable value for the
The following is Legal Notice for the 2016 March Board of Review:
City of Royal Oak March Board of Review will meet at 211 Williams
Street, Royal Oak, Michigan, Room 106 to review 2016 assessments.
An Organizational Meeting will be convened on March 8, 2016 from 9:00 am to
Appeal Sessions will follow on March 8, 2016 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
On March 14, 2016 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
On March 15, 2016 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
AND WHATEVER DAYS NECESSARY.
BOARD OF REVIEW IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Any person wishing to
appear before the Board of Review must make an appointment before 4:30
pm on March 14, 2016 by contacting the Assessor’s Office at (248)
246-3110. Non-resident property owners may appeal by mail received no
later than March 14, 2016. An agent representing a taxpayer shall present
written authorization to the Board of Review at the time of his/her
appointment. A property owner or agent representing a taxpayer must
provide articles of organization for a limited liability company to prove
The tentative 2016 equalization factors for each class of property are as
Residential: 1.0000, Commercial: 1.0000, Industrial: 1.0000,
James M. Geiermann