Property Taxes and Assessments
Your 2020 Municipal Property taxes include municipal taxes and provincial education taxes that the municipality collects and then remits to the province. The breakdown of what is municipal taxes and what is provincial can be found here.
The 2020 budget will require an average increase of .92% in Residential municipal taxes and 7.42% in Commercial/Industrial municipal taxes. The 2020 impact on a typical single family homeowner based on an assessed value of $298,835 is listed here. To see how Gibbons compares to other areas within the region for 2020 - (click here for Residential) (click here for Non Residential)
Taxes are billed based on the calendar year and are due on July 31st of 2020. For 2020 you may pay up to and including December 31st, 2020 without penalty. There are several options for paying taxes. You may pay by using the after hours mail slot at the front door, at most financial institutions, for telephone banking or online banking. (Please check with your financial institution.)
We also offer a Pre-Authorized Withdrawal Tax Payment program which is a monthly automatic withdrawal payment program. For information on the Pre-Authorized Withdrawal Tax Payment program you may contact the tax department or fill out online. To download the Town of Gibbons Tax Rate bylaw ALT 2-20 or an application for the Pre-Authorized Withdrawal Tax Payment Program, click on the link below.
In 2020, the Town of Gibbons is also offering a tax restructuring program. For more information on this program you may click on the link below.
Further information regarding Property Assessment and the Appeals process can be found on the Alberta Municipal Affairs Website.
DUE TO COVID 19 THE ASSESSMENT COMPLAINT DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JULY 2, 2020