Public Notice: Assessor Request for Information (ARFI)
The Municipal Assessor (Powers & Associates Appraisal Services Inc.) has emailed Assessor Request For Information (ARFI) forms to all non-residential property owners with an email address on file at the Town Office. If you have not received an email request, please contact the Town Office at 780-865-6016 with a current email address. ARFI forms will not be mailed via “snail-mail”.
This publication serves as a notice and a formal request to all non-residential property owners, tenants, agents, and any other interested party, that you are being requested to supply information pertinent to the calculation of your upcoming assessment by the Municipal Assessor under S.295 of the MGA.
The Assessor Request For Information date is: December 6, 2021. The ARFI forms must be returned to the Assessor within the legislated 60 days (+7 days for mailing, or no later than February 12, 2022).
An online submission tool and the forms are available at: www.powersandassociates.ca/forms-documents
Authorization for this request is made under Section 295 of the Municipal Government Act (MGA). Failure to comply with this request can result in a loss to appeal the subsequent assessment.
If you have any questions or require additional time to obtain and complete the forms please email email@example.com or phone 780-439-7227.
Paying your Property Taxes
Tax Payment Deadline
Taxes are due on or before June 30 of each calendar year.
The taxation year is the calendar year, January 1 through December 31.
Your account number for your Town of Hinton property taxes is your roll number from your Assessment & Tax Notice. If your bank requires more digits than your roll number, you may need to put a 0 or 0’s in front of the first digit of your roll number.
The Town of Hinton is pleased to announce that we are now accepting payments with select credit cards through our OptionPay System.
Payments may be accepted via Mastercard, and Visa
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In Person at the Hinton Government Centre
Debit card, cheque or cash
(Monday to Friday 8 am - 4 pm)
2nd Floor, 131 Civic Centre Road
When paying in person or by mail please include your tax notice remittance slip.
The Town of Hinton has a secure mail box located at the main entrance on the right hand side of the doors.
The Town of Hinton
2nd Floor, 131 Civic Centre Road
School Support Declaration
In Hinton we have both a Public School District and Roman Catholic Separate School District. All individuals who own property located in the Town of Hinton are required to file a School Support Declaration Form when a property is acquired. An individual may file a notice at any subsequent time. Complete and sign the form by December 31st and return by email, mail or in person to the Town of Hinton Government Centre.
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