Taxes

Municipal Taxes

Your tax bill includes municipal taxes and education taxes. Only the municipal taxes are retained by the Summer Village of Waiparous to help pay for municipal services.

What types of Taxes are collected? The following charts show how much of each tax dollar goes to each type of tax.

 

  1. Declare Provincial School Support

    All property owners are required to pay education taxes, whether they have children or not.

  2. Paying Your Taxes

    In order to avoid late penalties, take advantage of the many ways in which to pay your taxes on time.

  3. Penalties

    Reminder notices are mailed out to property owners who have outstanding taxes, in September of each year.

  4. Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program

    The Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program is a provincial program that allows eligible senior homeowners to defer all or part of their property taxes.

  5. Tax Certificates

    If you require a tax certificate, they are available through written request submitted to our office.

  6. Tax Rate Bylaw

    Read about the Tax Rate Bylaw for your municipal tax rates

 

The Alberta government Guide to property assessment and taxation in Alberta is available here.

More information on Property Assessment can be found on the Government of Alberta Website.