Taxes and Property Assessment
The information presented here has no legal force and is presented for research purposes only. For information about tax rates and tax accounts contact Cold Lake City Hall at 780-594-4494 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of Cold Lake's property assessor estimates the market value of real estate in the community. The property taxes owners pay are proportionate to the value of their property. While property owners cannot appeal their tax notice, property assessments can be appealed by the appropriate deadline. To find out more about assessments and the appeal process, visit the Property Assessment Information Page.
|Property Assessment & Taxation: Important Dates|
|General Timeline||2016 Date|
|TIPPS Sign-up Deadline||End of February||February 29|
|Property Assessments Mailed||Early March||March 1|
|Property Assessment Open House||Early April||April 12|
|Property Assessment Appeal Deadline||Early May||May 2|
|Property Tax Notices Mailed||Early June||--|
|Property Taxes Due||End of June||June 30|
2015 Municipal Property Tax Rate
The mill rates charged against the value of property in Cold Lake are passed each year in the Tax Rate Bylaw, available on the Bylaws & Policies Page. The tax rates for 2015 are as follows:
|Machinery & Equipment||11.0600|
Taxes and Assessment: Forms
- TIPPS Auto Debit Application
- The City of Cold Lake offers a monthly payment plan for municipal taxes wherein monthly installments are automatically debited from your account. To apply for this program, please use the above form. For more information, please contact our Finance department at email@example.com.
- Assessment Review Board Complaint Form (This is a Government of Alberta form)
Tax Rebate Program for Seniors
- The City of Cold Lake offers a rebate program for eligible seniors, wherein they may be able to receive a rebate for the increase in the municipal portion of property taxes from the previous tax year. To apply for this program, please use the Tax Rebate Program for Seniors Form.