Paying Your Property Taxes

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Bylaw #C5-16 Fees and Charges

 

Property taxes are due on or before June 30

The City of Fort Saskatchewan offers a number of convenient options for you to pay your Property taxes:

 

How to Pay

  • Sign up for the Fort Electronic Payment Plan (FEPP).  Applications for FEPP payment of 2017 property taxes are being accepted until April 30, 2017.
  • Telephone or internet banking through your financial institution (your seven digit roll number is your account number).
  • At most chartered banks, credit unions and other financial institutions (Allow 7 days to process payment).
  • Mail (your cheque payable to City of Fort Saskatchewan) and enclose the remittance portion of the tax notice.
  • In person at City Hall (10005 - 102 St) between 8 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday by cash, cheque or debit card (please check with your financial institution to ensure your single transaction limit is sufficient for debit card).
  • After hours payment can be deposited in the “mail deposit” located at the main entrance to City Hall (please enclose the remittance portion of the tax notice).
  • In person (please bring the remittance portion of your tax notice) at other City Facilities including the:
    • Dow Centennial Centre 8700 - 84 S
    • Harbour Pool 10001 - 94 Ave
    • James E Graham Building 11121 - 88 Ave

 

CREDIT CARDS OR CREDIT CARD CHEQUES ARE NOT ACCEPTED FOR TAX PAYMENTS.

Late Payment Penalties

With the exception of taxes paid under the Monthly Payment Program (FEPP), any payments received or postmarked later than midnight on June 30 are subject to the following late payment penalties and shall be added to, and form part of the remaining balance.

 

Late Payment Penalties

Unpaid Supplementary Taxes

Unpaid Tax Arrears

Date

Penalty

Date

Penalty

Date

Penalty

 July 1

3%

December 1

3%

 January 1

9%

 August 1

6%

 February 1

9%

 September 1

9%

(Unpaid after December 31st in any year)