Council adopted the 2016 budget and set the mill rate of 13.12 mills, which reflects an increase of 0.26 mills (2.02%) from last year. The school mill rate remained the same this year.


Notice of Appeal to Board of Revision

Govt Relations – Understanding Assessment Appeals

Assessment Values are based on 2015 market values and the taxable assessment is 80% of that value for Residential, 55% for Agricultural, 45% for Non-Arable (grazing) and 100% for Commercially assessed properties. R.M. Council sets the Municipal Mill Rate (13.12 in 2016) and the Province of Saskatchewan has set the education property tax mill rates as follows:

  • for all agricultural property, 1.43 mills
  • for all residential property, 4.12 mills
  • for all commercial /industrial property, 6.27 mills
  • for all resource (oil and gas, mines and pipelines) property, 9.68 mills

Taxes levied for any year are deemed to be due on and from January 1st of that year. Where taxes and penalties remain unpaid after December 31st in the year in which they are levied, a penalty of 1.42% per month shall be added. Discounts are given for current taxes paid as per the following schedule:

If paid on or before July 31st – 6% Discount
If paid on or before August 31st – 6% Discount
If paid on or before Sept. 30th – 5% Discount
If paid on or before Oct. 30th – 4% Discount
If paid on or before Nov. 30th – 2% Discount