Michigan Tax Tribunal

Michigan Tax Tribunal partially reinstates Ferris Township tax dispute case

The Michigan Tax Tribunal on Wednesday denied a Texas oil and gas company’s motion for reconsideration in a Ferris Township tax dispute, but partially reinstated the case relative to a question of qualified error at the township’s Board of Review level.

Texas oil/gas company appeals Tax Tribunal ruling regarding Ferris Township property

W. B. Osborn is appealing the Michigan Tax Tribunal’s ruling that the Texas oil and gas company failed to comply with the statute of limitations regarding a Ferris Township personal property tax assessment dispute.

During the township board’s meeting on Tuesday, Supervisor Randy Sterns reported that Osborn filed an appeal with the state on Monday.

W. B. Osborn ‘failed to comply with the statute of limitations’

Michigan Tax Tribunal dismisses Texas oil/gas company’s claim against Ferris Township

The Michigan Tax Tribunal has dismissed W. B. Osborn’s claim against Ferris Township, ruling that the Texas oil and gas company failed to comply with the statute of limitations.

The order granting summary judgment was entered on March 4 by Steven Bieda, the presiding judge over the case.