Reading Your Tax Notice

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CUSTOMER NUMBER

If paying by cheque make a note of this on the memo field. With online banking this is your account number - add zeroes in front to make it a total of 4 digits

1.

PARCEL SIZE IN ACRES

2.

TAXABLE ASSESSMENT

Assessed value x percentages of value

3.

PROPERTY CLASS

4.

MILL RATE FACTORS

These only apply to Municipal taxes and are set by the R.M.

5.

ROLL NUMBER

Used by the R.M. to identify each property

6.

TAXING AUTHORITY

Each property has municipal and school taxes and 

this provides the tax breakdown between each. This property has two school divisons most will only have one (PVSD or SECS)

7.

AMOUNTS OWING ACCORDING TO THE MONTH YOU ARE PAYING

This includes discounts for early payments and penalties if you have tax arrears

8.

TOTAL TAXABLE ASSESSMENT GROUPED BY TAXING AUTHORITY AND PROPERTY CLASS

9.

MILL RATES FOR EACH TAXING AUTHORITY AND PROPERTY CLASS

Properties with an asterix have mill rate factors applied which are listed above

10.

VOTING DIVISION

When there are elections for Council members this is the division you could vote it

11.

For more information on how taxes are calulated vist the Tax Basics page