Average Residential Property Tax Bill For 2013 Will Increase $43
LETHRBIDGE: City Council has approved a new tax bylaw, as required each year,
and implemented a previously-approved tax increase.
tax notices will be mailed out May 10th and will include an average 2.89%
municipal tax increase. When combined with the provincial education tax which
the City is required to collect on behalf of the province, the amount comes out
to a combined increase of $43 on the 2013 tax bill, for an average single-family
property with an assessment value of $242,800.
industrial properties, meanwhile, will see a similar 2.89% municipal tax
increase, but the average overall increase will total 4.6% due to a significant
rise in the provincial education tax on those types of
The June 30th property tax deadline falls on a Sunday,
which means payments will be accepted without penalty up to the end of business
on Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
Posted on Monday, April 15, 2013 at 3/8/2014 3:36:05 PM
Source: City of Lethbridge Bulletin