Schoolcraft Township

Treasurer

Contact Information

Teresa Scott
Treasurer

Phone: 269‐649‐1276

Fax: 269‐649‐2232

Duties and Responsibilities

Most of the duties of the treasurer are regulated and dictated by the State of Michigan.

Some of the duties and responsibilities of the Schoolcraft Township Treasurer include:

  • Receive and take charge of all funds belonging to the Township or which are required by law to be paid into the Township treasury
  • Pay over and account for the funds according to law or Township board decision
  • Collect real property, personal property, and mobile home specific taxes and disburse those taxes to the appropriate taxing entities on a timely basis
  • Collect and perform jeopardy assessments on personal property taxes
  • Invest Township funds in approved investment vehicles
  • Maintain accurate records of all income, receipts, and disbursements
  • Deposit all receipts in the Township depository or depositories