City of Litchfield

Board of Review

General Information

As stated in the Charter of the City of Litchfield, Michigan,

Duties and Functions of the Board of Review, Section 10.7

For the purpose of revising and correcting assessments, the Board of Review shall have the same powers and perform like duties in all respects as are conferred by law upon and required of boards of review in townships, except as otherwise provided in this Charter. It shall hear the complaints of all persons considering themselves aggrieved by assessments and, if it shall appear that any person or property has been wrongfully assessed or omitted from the roll, the Board shall correct the roll in such manner as it deems just. In all cases, the roll shall be reviewed according to the facts existing on the tax day, and no change in the status of any property after that day shall be considered by the Board in making its decisions. Except as otherwise provided by law, no person, other than the Board of Review, shall make or authorize any change upon, or addition or corrections to, the assessment roll. It shall be the duty of the Assessor to keep a permanent record of all proceedings of the Board and to enter therein all resolutions and decisions of the Board.

Upcoming Meetings

Meetings are held at Litchfield City Hall, 221 Jonesville Street, Litchfield, MI 49252

Board Members

Board Members

William Aponte, Jr.
Edwin Smith
Jaasen Barrett

Darcie Baker

Interested in being appointed to the Board of Review? Contact the Litchfield City Clerk at (517) 542-2921 ext. 133 or


Chuck Zemla, City Assessor
Phone: (989) 292-4422
Fax: 989-668-0069
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 98, Saint Johns, MI 48879

Alternate Phone: (517) 542-2921 ext. 127
Alternate Fax: (517) 542-2491
Alternate Mailing Address: P.O. Box 236, Litchfield, MI 49242