City of Saginaw, Michigan

Mission Statement

The mission of the Saginaw Income Tax Department: To administer the Uniform Income Tax Ordinance (adopted in 1964) and process the collection of all income tax revenue fairly and efficiently.

City of Saginaw Income Tax Returns are due June 1, 2021

On April 22, 2021, Governor Whitmer signed legislation extending the deadline to file 2020 City income tax returns to June 1, 2021. Taxpayers do not need to file any additional forms or call the Saginaw Income Tax Office to qualify for this automatic tax filing and payment relief.  Taxpayers can defer 2020 income tax payments due on April 30, 2021 to June 1, 2021, without penalties and interest. This deferment applies to all taxpayers, including individuals, trust and estates, corporations and other non-corporate tax payers. 

Income Tax Links

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Welcome to the City of Saginaw's Income Tax Section. If you browse the navigation on the left of the screen, you will find info on our many helpful sections. First, the Customer Service Section assists customers via telephone or at the counter as well as processes all tax payments and issues monthly billings. Please contact Debbie Walker (989) 759-1650 or to learn more.

The individual income tax section administers the income tax on individuals. They review and process 1040 returns, issue refunds and assessments. They also Develop and runs compliance programs. Contact info: Vicki Matthias - Email at VMatthias@Saginaw-Mi.Com or Phone (989) 759-1489 or Monica Corriveau - Email at or Phone (989) 759-1571.

The employer withholding tax section administers employer withholding of income tax, also reviews and reconciles SW-3's, and issues refunds and assessments. They develop and run compliance programs. Contact info: Melissa Garcia - Email at or Phone (989) 759-1478.

The corporate and Partnership Section Administers the income tax on corporations and partnerships; reviews and processes returns, issues refunds and assessments. This section also develops and runs compliance programs. Janet Schramke - Email at or Phone (989) 759-1651.

The compliance/collection section processes and reviews bankruptcy claims; prepares court files and requests arrest warrants, tracks payment progress with court. Contact info: Melissa Garcia - Email at or Phone (989) 759-1478.

City Tax Rates

Individual Residents and Corporations - 1.50% Individual Non-Residents - .75%

Tax Return Filing Dates

City of Saginaw Income Tax returns are due on or before April 30, or within four months after the end of your fiscal year.

Estimated Payment Due Dates

Quarterly payments are due on or before April 30, June 30, September 30, and January 31.

Remittance of Tax Due

Make checks or Money Order payable to:

Treasurer, City of Saginaw

Mail payments to:

City of Saginaw
Income Tax Office
1315 S. Washington Ave
Saginaw, MI 48601


City Hall - Income Tax Office
1st floor, Room 105
1315 So. Washington Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48601
Fax: (989) 759-1467

Things to remember...

Office hours for the Treasury, Income Tax, Assessor, Water and Sewer Accounts, and the City Clerk are 8:00 to 4:00 P.M.
Payments are considered received upon receipt. Postmark dates are not accepted as received by the due date for any payment with the exception of income taxes.
Payments deposited in the drop box after 4:00 P.M. will be processed on the next business day.