This common form will satisfy the income tax filing requirements for 19 cities that impose a city tax.
The following cities accept the Michigan Cities Common Form as of 2010:
Albion, Battle Creek, Big Rapids, Flint, Grand Rapids, Grayling, Hamtramck, Highland Park, Ionia, Jackson, Lansing, Lapeer, Muskegon, Muskegon Heights, Pontiac, Portland, Saginaw, Springfield, and Walker.
To see a list of the abbreviations to be entered in box 20 of Form W-2, follow the steps below.
To show a list of city abbreviations
In a Michigan form, press F1.
Click the plus sign (+) next to Michigan in the navigation pane.
Click the link to Michigan city names for W-2.
Enter the appropriate abbreviation for the city so any local withholding from that city will be calculated on MI form CF-1040ES.
Note: UltimateTax already supports the Detroit and Port Huron city forms.
This information applies to all years of the UltimateTax software.