If you would like to pay your Property Taxes monthly, please complete this form – MONTHLY TAX PAYMENT FORM. Your taxes can be paid monthly by post-dated cheques dated for the 15th of each month and provided to the Town office, pre-authorized debit, online banking, or you can attend the office monthly and pay be Cash, Cheque or debit.
Property Assessment Notice Information – Information Sheet
Did you Know that you can pay your Taxes Monthly?
The Town of Bashaw offers all taxpayers the opportunity to make monthly payments for taxes if their tax account is paid up to date rather than making a single annual payment. Please contact the Town Office if you are unsure of your monthly payment amount or to clear up any tax arrears. To sign up for the Monthly Tax Incentive Payment Plan (TIPP) please Fill out the ONLINE PDF FILLABLE FORM and submit to the Town office via email, or download a PDF Version and mail it or drop it off at the Town office. Your taxes must be current in order to sign up.
The Town also offers a Tax Incentive Plan whereby residents can prepay their yearly taxes during the month of January based on prior years tax levy and receive a 1.5% tax incentive applied to their account.
eg. Prior years taxes = $1,200.00
Resident Pays $1,200.00 in the current year during the month of January
Town applies 1.5% of dollar value paid ($18.00) to tax account for pre-paying early
Total Tax Account Balance is now $1,218.00.
Section 299 – 300 Assessment Information Request
As a property owner, you are entitled to see or receive sufficient information about your property and a summary of any assessment in accordance with section 299 and 300 of the Municipal Government Act.
As a service to our ratepayers, we provide a number of online features and services to assist you in learning about your assessment. Below are a few of the resources we recommend looking at before beginning with this request:
- Reviewing your Assessment Notice – You can review your assessment notice to ensure that:
¬ Your name, address and school support are correct;
¬ the property classification (residential, farmland, non-residential) correctly describes your property.
- Assessment Value and Property Characteristic Search – this search allows you to view basic assessment information relating to any residential property in the City. You may compare your assessment to the assessments of other properties similar in size, age, quality, condition and location.
- Speak with an Assessor – if you require further clarification on your assessment value, please call the Town of Bashaw Assessor @ Ph: 403-309-4190.
- If after completing the above steps you still feel the information provided is not sufficient, a 299 or 300 request can be made in writing directly to the Assessment department using the following forms: