Taxes & Assessment

Taxes are levied in August of each year for the current year, and are due December 31st.

Discount are given for earlier payments of the taxes. The Discounts are as follows:
5% is Paid by November 30th
No discount when paid in December

2021 Assessment Notice Insert

Frequently Asked Questions

When are taxes due?
The payment of current taxes are due and received at the R.M. Office no later than the close of business on December 31st of the current year.
*If in any year December 31st falls on a non-working day, payment of current taxes are due at the R.M. Office no later than the close of business on the last business day of December.

Why do I pay school taxes when I don’t have children attending school or am a senior?
All property owners, whether they have children attending school or not, are required by Provincial Law to pay school taxes.

What should I do I move or change my address?
Please notify the office for any change of address and we would happily update our system.

When can I expect to receive my tax notice?
Tax notices are typically mailed in the month of August.

What if I do not receive my tax notice?
Please contact the office.

Is there a discount for paying taxes early?
Discounts for paying taxes can be found at the bottom of your tax notice.

When do I appeal?
Each municipality prepares an annual assessment roll and is advertised in the local paper that is it completed. During this time there is an appeal period where you can complete your appeal and submit the appeal application feel to the office. After the appeal period closes the Office can no longer accept appeal applications.

What can I appeal?
Provincial Legislation outlines what is considered valid grounds for an appeal.