Assessor

Responsibilities
The City Assessor's primary mission is to value all legally assessable property in a uniform, fair, and impartial manner in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan.

The Assessor is required by state law to assess all assessable property as of December 31 at 50 percent of true cash value. The assessment roll must be completed and prepared by the Assessor for presentation to the March Board of Review.

Are You In The City?
The City Assessor only maintains records for properties located within the City of Ypsilanti jurisdiction. Property information kept on properties located in Ypsilanti Township or other neighboring communities cannot be accessed from this website.

View the boundary map (PDF) to confirm that your property is located within the City of Ypsilanti's jurisdiction.
  1. BS&A Property Search Portal

    BS&A allows users to search by property owner name, property address, or by parcel number.

  2. Business Personal Property Tax Change

    Recently the State of Michigan changed Business Personal Property and it's impact on the business taxpayer and the community.

  3. Michigan Property Tax Estimator

    Generate an estimate of your property taxes.

  4. Mission Statement

    Read our mission statement.

  5. Online Resources

    We compiled online financial resources to help you find the information you need quicker.

  6. Online Tax Payment

    After clicking this link, select "Pay My Taxes." Then search "Washtenaw County" and select "City of Ypsilanti."

  7. Personal Property

    View personal property frequently asked questions, and a calendar of events.

  8. Pre-Applications, Forms & Licenses

    View a list of downloadable forms and their explanations and purpose.