Where’s My Michigan State Tax Refund?

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Find more information about your Michigan income taxes below. Check your filing status & refund for any state.

Where’s My Michigan Tax Refund?

Check the status of your Michigan refund using these resources.

State:  Michigan
Website:  http://www.michigan.gov/taxes/0,4676,7-238-43513_75466—,00.html
Refund Status Phone Support:  1-517-636-4486
2017 State Tax Filing Deadline:  April 17, 2018

Note: Please wait at least 14 days before checking the status of your refund with electronically filed returns. For paper filed returns, wait six to eight weeks.

Michigan Tax Brackets

The state of Michigan implements a flat tax. That means no matter the filing status or income level, every taxpayer’s income is taxed at the same rate.

If you need more information on how federal tax brackets work you can use our federal tax bracket calculator.

Filer TypeTax Rate
Single4.25%
Head of Household4.25%
Married Filing Separately4.25%
Married Filing Jointly4.25%

Michigan City Taxes

While Michigan imposes a flat tax rate, some cities within the state also collect an income tax from both residents and non-residents.

This chart displays the cities with the additional income tax:

CityCity Tax PercentageTotal Tax Percentage (state+city)
Albion1%5.25%
Battle Creek1%5.25%
Big Rapids1%5.25%
Detroit2.40%6.65%
Flint1%5.25%
Grand Rapids1.50%5.75%
Grayling1%5.25%
Hamtramck1%5.25%
Highland Park2%6.25%
Hudson1%5.25%
Ionia1%5.25%
Jackson1%5.25%
Lansing1%5.25%
Lapeer1%5.25%
Muskegon1%5.25%
Muskegon Heights1%5.25%
Pontiac1%5.25%
Port Huron1%5.25%
Portland1%5.25%
Saginaw1.50%5.75%
Springfield1%5.25%
Walker1%5.25%

Non-residents (taxpayers who only work in the city) also are subject to the tax, however, they pay half the resident rate. Those rates ranges from 0.5 percent to 1.2 percent.

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