Tax Structure

                                                                                                                                                                           2017   TAX   STRUCTURE

 

PROPERTY   TAX:                                               5.8      mills           Residential

PROPERTY   TAX:                                                9.8     mills Business

Minimum   Property   Tax                                   $ 500.00

 

DISCOUNT:                             5% on  property, business, & water/sewer taxes provided all outstanding taxes and debts are paid in full by March 31st.

DISCOUNT:                   $175.00 to Seniors  receiving GIS& all  qualifications

DUE DATE:                      June 30, 2017  is deadline for payment of all taxes

 

INTEREST:           Prime plus 3% per month on any unpaid balances

WATER AND SEWER:

Water                                                                   $ 240.00

Sewer                                                                   $ 168.00

Water/Sewer                                                       $ 408.00

Commercial Water                                     $ 4.25 per occupant per year

 

BUSINESS TAX:                            MINIMUM                       MILL RATE

General Business                           $ 450.00                        9.8 mills

Ambulance Service                         $ 850.00                        9.8 mills

Beauty Salons                                  $ 450.00                        9.8 mills

B&B’s/Efficiency Units                  $ 350.00                        4.8 mills

Contracting/Trucking                     $1500.00                      50 mills

Heavy Equipment

Convenience Stores                          $ 450.00                        9.8 mills

Day-Care/Nursery                             $ 450.00                        8.0 mills

Entertainment/Video                        $ 250.00                        9.8 mills

Food Processors                                  $ 450.00                        9.8 mills

Gift/Craft Shops                                 $ 450.00                          8.0 mills

Home Care Agency                            $ 600.00                          20 mills

Massage Therapist                             $ 450.00                          9.5 mills

Meat Packaging Plants                       $ 450.00                         9.8 mills

Millwright Shop                                   $ 450.00                         9.8 mills

N0n-Profit                                             $ 450.00                         9.3 mills

Nursery Gardens/And Landscaping   $ 450.00                        9.8 mills

Pharmacy                                                  $ 1000.00                     9.8 mills

Rentals                                                       $ 1050.00                    17.50 mills

Restaurant/Take-Out                              $ 450.00                      9.8 mills

Sawmill/Repair shop/Garage                $ 450.00                       9.8 mills

School Cafeteria/Franchise                    $ 450.00                      9.8 mills

Supermarkets                                             $ 450.00                      9.8 mills

Theatre/Arts                                               $ 450.00                      9.8 mills

Wholesale/Warehouse                              $ 450.00                     9.8 mills

 

BUSINESS BASED ON GROSS REVENUE – No fixed place of Business

Utility                                            2.5% of Gross Annual Revenue as per Act

No Fixed Place of Business        2.5% of Gross Annual Revenue

Trucking/Heavy Equipment      1500.00       Minimum

Minimum (Miscellaneous)        $ 100.00        Under  $5000.00 Gross

NEW   BUSINESS

New Businesses  operating in Town must register prior to operating.

 

FEES:

Tax Certificate                                                             $  50.00

Zoning Certificate                                                       $  50.00

Permit – to operate new business                             $  25.00

Demolition / Removal Permits                                 $ 100.00

Returned Cheques                                                        $  25.00

Town Plan Amendment Fee                  $ 3000.00 (Deposit with application + cost recovery)

Discretionary Use/Variance  Ads                       $ 130.00 (Plus additional cost)

Pavement Cut Fee                                                                 $ 650.00

Sign Fee                                                                                  $   5.00

Water Hook-Up                                                      $ 500.00(+anyadditionalcosts

Water / Sewer Hook-up                                        $ 500.00(+anyadditionalcosts

New Construction (Residential)                         $   50.00

New  Construction (Commercial)                       $ 100.00

Occupancy Permit (Residential)                         $   25.00

Occupancy Permit (Commercial)                       $   50.00

Permits – Sheds/Garages (Private)                     $   30.00

Building Extensions (Residential)                      $   25.00

Building Extensions (Commercial)                     $ 100.00

Quarry Operating Permit                                       $ 350.00 per annum