Tax Rates Bylaw No. 464, 2020

Tax Rates Bylaw No. 464, 2020

VILLAGE OF SAYWARD BYLAW NO. 464

A BYLAW TO FIX RATES UPON REAL PROPERTY IN THE VILLAGE OF SAYWARD AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT OF TAXES IN 2020

WHEREAS pursuant to Section 197 of the Community Charter, a Municipal Council must annually, by bylaw, impose property value taxes for the year by establishing tax rates for the municipal revenue proposed to be raised for the year from property value taxes, as provided in the financial plan, and the amounts to be collected for the year by means of rates established by the municipality to meet its taxing obligations in relation to another local government or other public body;

NOW THEREFORE, The Council of the Village of Sayward, in open meeting assembled, enacts as follows:

  1. This Bylaw may be cited as “Tax Rates Bylaw No. 464, 2020″.

  2. The following rates are hereby imposed and levied for the year 2020:

  3. for all lawful general and debt purposes of the Municipality on the assessed value of land and improvements taxable for general municipal purposes, rates appearing in Column ‘A’ of Schedule ‘A’ attached hereto and being a part hereof;

  4. for library requisition purposes of the Municipality on the assessed value of land and improvements taxable for general municipal purposes, rates and appearing in Column ‘B’ of Schedule ‘A’ attached hereto and being a part hereof;

  5. for Regional District Services: Emergency Services, General Government Administration and Broadband purposes on the assessed value of land and improvements taxable for hospital district purposes, rates appearing in Column ‘C’ of Schedule ‘A’ attached hereto and being a part hereof;

  6. for Regional District Services: Refuse, 911 Answering Services, Planning and Municipal Member Administration purposes on the assessed value of land and improvements taxable for general municipal purposes, rates appearing in Column ‘D’ of Schedule ‘A’ attached hereto and being a part hereof;

  1. for Regional Hospital District purposes on the assessed value of land and improvements taxable for hospital district purposes, rates appearing in Column ‘E’ of Schedule ‘A’ attached hereto and being a part hereof;

  2. for Comox Strathcona Waste Management purposes on the assessed value of land and improvements taxable for general municipal purposes, rates appearing in Column ‘F’ of Schedule ‘ Aattached hereto and being a part hereof;

  3. The Collector of the Village of Sayward shall add to the unpaid taxes of the current year, for each parcel of land and its improvements on the property tax roll, 10% of the amount of current year taxes which remain unpaid on July 3, 2020 and the said unpaid taxes together with the amount added as aforesaid shall be taxes of the current year due on such land and its improvements.

  4. Tax rates and percentage additions caused as a result of a supplementary

roll prepared under the Assessment Act shall be executed in accordance to Section 241 of the Community Chart er.

  1. The tax rates and percentage additions shall be payable at the offices of the said Collector at the Village Office, 652 H’Kusam Way, Sayward, British Columbia.

  2. Tax payments received by mail after July 2, 2020 but mailed on or before July 2, 2020 as evidenced by the postmark date on the covering envelope, shall be treated as having been paid before July 2, 2020 provided, however, that if a postmark date has been made with a private postage machine and the Collector has reason to believe that the payment was not mailed on or before July 2, 2020, the Collector may treat the tax payment as being unpaid on July 3, 2020.

Read a first time on the 14th day of May 2020. Read a second time on the 14th day of May 2020. Read a third time on the 14th day of May 2020.

Adopted on the 14th day of May 2020.

Certified a true copy of Bylaw No. 464

– – – – – – – – – Mayor

this

day of , 2020

Chief Administrative Officer

 

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