Where Your Money Goes
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Where Your Money Goes

 Pie chart of tax dollar funding breakdown

What does each tax dollar fund:

  • Transfer to Hospital Reserve $0.01 
  • General Corporate Support $0.05
  • Parks, Recreation, Libraries, Health and Other Community Development Services $0.10
  • Public Works & Related $0.19
  • Fire Rescue & Ambulance Services $0.13
  • Police Services $0.20
  • Funding of Capital Projects $0.15
  • Payments to School Boards $0.17

Distribution of Education Tax Revenue to School Boards

  • According to the Education Act, the municipality is required to pay the Public and Separate School boards their quarterly share of the education tax levy on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 15 of each year.

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