Tax & Finance
The Finance Department is responsible for coordinating all the financial activities of the Municipality. The major areas of responsibility of the department are property taxation, water and sewer utility billing, other source revenues, accounts payable, payroll, budgeting, accounting and financial management.
Municipal Council approved an increase to the Low Income Tax Exemption, increasing the rebate to a maximum of $200 with a total household income for 2019 not exceeding $30,000. For a copy of the Low Income Tax Exemption Form, click here.
Notice is hereby given that the lands and premises situated in the County of Antigonish shall be sold at Public Auction at the Municipal Administrative Centre on March 11th, 2020 at 11:00 am.
On Monday, June 8, 2020, Municipal Council approved its $15,634,133, 2020/21 Municipal Operating & Capital Budget. Please see the press release and budget highlights here.
Below are the Property Tax and Area Rates for 2020-2021 Property Class Residential $0.88 per $100 of assessment Commercial $1.46 per $100 of assessment Resource $0.88 per $100 of assessment Farm Exempt Forest Acreage $0.25 per acre (less than 50,000 acres) Forest...
Payment of the taxes, interest and expenses must be made by Cash, Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Amex.), Certified Cheque (Money Order) or Lawyers Trust Cheque. For more information on payments please click on the link below.
|Allison Duggan||CPA-CA – Director of Finance|
|Vera Rhynold||Assistant to Director of Finance|
|Jacqueline Cleary||Financial Analyst|
|Darlene Thompson||Tax Clerk 1|
|Tracey MacEachern||Tax Clerk 2|
|Linda Arsenault (Interim)||Receptionist|