2017 Property Tax Information

2017 Property Tax Notices were mailed out on June 21, 2017. If you do not receive a notice, please let the Town Office know immediately. 

 

Some important dates to acknowledge:

Penalty Date - August 15, 2017

Deadline for filing Assessment Complaints - August 21, 2017

 

If you need any of the following forms, please click on the link to download or get a copy from the Town Office:

Minimum Tax Exemption Form

Assessment Review Board Complaint

Assessment Complaints Agent Authorization

Seniors Property Tax Deferral Loan Application

Seniors Financial Assistance Application

Seniors Financial Assistance Programs Information Booklet

Income Estimate Form

 

For more information on appealing your assessment or assessment complaints, please click here: http://www.municipalaffairs.alberta.ca/mc_assessment_complaints_and_appeals

 

*** Please note that the Education Property Tax Assistance for Seniors Program has been discontinued***

 

Assessment Information:

An assessed person may ask the municipality to let the assessed person see or receive a summary of the assessment of any assessed property in the municipality in accordance with section 300 of the Municipal Government Act.  The assessment roll is open for inspection during business hours at the Daysland Town Office.

If you have a concern or believe there is an error regarding your property assessment, please report this immediately to the town assessor, Grant Clark at 1-888-419-2128, ext. 2. If the concern is not resolved, a person may file an assessment complaint with the Assessment Review Board.  Any person wishing to file an assessment complaint must do so in accordance with section 460 of the Municipal Government Act.

Assessment Complaints must be filed at the Town Office on the prescribed form and accompanied by the set fee. Assessment fees for 2017 are $50 for Residential, $650 for Non-Residential Assessments.  The deadline to file an Assessment Complaint is August 21, 2017Copies of the Assessment Complaint Form and the Assessment Complaints Authorization Form are available at the Daysland Town Office, 5130 50th Street, Daysland, or online at www.Daysland.ca under the News & Info tab.  Assessment complaints must be received by the Town of Daysland, ATTENTION:  CLERK OF THE ASSESSMENT REVIEW BOARD, on or before August 21, 2017.

Filing an assessment complaint does not relieve any person from the obligation to pay any taxes owing on any property or business or any penalties imposed for late payment of taxes, in accordance with the MGA, S. 479.

 

A 12% penalty will be applied to any current taxes unpaid after AUGUST 15, 2017.  Another 12% penalty will be applied to the total outstanding taxes unpaid after December 31, 2017.