Manistee County Administration, Manistee, Michigan
Sunday, 08 December 2019
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Rachel Nelson, Treasurer
Mindy Dalke, Chief Deputy
Candy Dancz, Deputy
Lindsey Traeger, Deputy

415 Third Street
Manistee, MI 49660 
Phone: (231) 723-3173
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Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. -5:00 p.m.


  • Receipt all monies and fees for the general fund and all other county funds in Manistee County
  • Do all deposits and cash receipts for the County
  • Collect and maintain records of all delinquent real property taxes, unpaid taxes, send delinquent notices within prescribed time limits
  • County Apportionment - Set up commissioner districts every 10 years
  • Investment of County Funds
  • Election Commission
  • Plat Board
  • Tax Allocation Board
  • Certification of Deeds and Plat Maps pertaining to Tax Histories
  • Provide tax histories on real property, owners names, addresses, values and amounts due on requested properties
  • Sale of Plat Books
  • Provide information on and about the foreclosure of lands with unpaid taxes
  • Answer or refer any questions from the general public
  • Bill or refund for Board of Review changes
  • Tax Tribunals
  • Homestead; approved or denied
  • Collect Delinquent Real Property Taxes
  • Account for all redemptions from the Forfeitures of unpaid taxes.


Tax Allocation Board Composition:

  • Manistee Intermediate School Superintendent
  • A resident of a municipality appointed by Probate Judge
  • A township supervisor appointed by the Townships
  • Chairman of the County Board of Comissioners ways and means committee
  • County Treasurer
  • Citizen at large, appointed by the County Board
  • Meets annually, unless voters fix millage allocation for a period of years
Last Updated on Thursday, 25 July 2019 15:44