City Treasurer

The City Treasurer is the Chief Financial Officer of the City, appointed by the City Manager with the confirmation of the City Council. The principal responsibility of the Treasurer is to maintain all the financial records of the City in an orderly fashion and to ensure that the fiscal integrity is maintained. The Treasurer possesses the following responsibilities:

  • Budget-detailing revenue and expenditure forecasts
  • General Ledger accounting and payroll
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Utility and Tax billing
  • Pension administration Collection/deposit/investment of all City funds
  • Disburses all city funds in accordance with the provisions of law and procedures established by the City Council.
  • Performs such other duties as prescribed by law, the City Council, or the City Manager

The City of Richmond's fiscal year is July 1 through June 30. Residents are invited to attend the annual budget hearings in April and May of each year. The budget is also available to the public upon request.

The annual audit is performed by an independent certified public accounting firm. The findings are presented to the Mayor and City Council and reported to the Michigan Department of Treasury. This annual financial report is available to the public in late fall upon request.

Millage Rates

2023 Millage Rate Chart

The total 2023 Millage Rates are 40.5675 for homestead and 58.4919 for non-homestead.  Tax bills are mailed out on July 1st and December 1st and are due on September 30th and February 28th.  

2023 Richmond Millage Rates

To view previous year's Millage Rates for the City of Richmond, please click here.

Macomb County Homestead Tax Rate Comparisons

To view the Total Homestead Tax Rates for Cities & Villages in Macomb County please click here.

Tax Payments Made After February 28th 

All prior year taxes have been turned over to the Macomb County Treasurer's Office as delinquent. Payment after February 28th must be made at the Macomb County Building located at:
1 S Main Street
2nd Floor
Mount Clemens, MI 48043
Phone: 586-469-5190