Notice to Taxpayers - 2013 Property Tax Notices

Property tax notices have been mailed.  If you have not received your 2013 tax notice, please contact the Municipal Hall at 746-3100.  Payments must be received by 4:30 pm July 2, 2013 to be accepted without penalty.  All unpaid 2013 taxes (including unclaimed home owner grants) are subject to a:
10% PENALTY AFTER JULY 2, 2013
NOTE:  It is not necessary to make a payment in order to claim the home owner grant.  To avoid a 10% penalty on the Home Owner Grant, it must be claimed online, in person, or received by mail before 4:30 pm July 2, 2013.
HOW TO PAY YOUR PROPERTY TAXES:Mail in your payment and/or home owner grant form to the address below.  Cheques may be post-dated to July 2, 2013. Internet or telephone banking through your financial institution.  (Must be set up with your financial institution in advance of payment). In person at the Municipal Hall, Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm (excluding the July 1st Statutory Holiday), or by way of drop box at the Municipal Hall.
CLAIM YOUR HOME OWNER GRANT
ON-LINE AT:www.northcowichan.caHome owners who are 55 years or older, a surviving spouse, or a person with disabilities may be eligible to defer payment of their property taxes under the Property Tax Deferment Program.  Further information and application forms are available at the Municipal Hall.