Once the taxable assessment is determined by SAMA, the Rural Municipality of South Qu’Appelle will determine set the mill rate.
The following formula indicates how the municipal portion of the tax levy is derived:
Taxable Assessment x Mill Rate / 1000 = Municipal Property Tax Amount.
The Rural Municipality offers the following discounts on early payments of municipal taxes:
- September = 5%
- October = 4%
- November = 2%
- December = 0%
Each property is also subject to education taxes, the school mill rates are set by the Government of Saskatchewan.
Should your taxes not be paid by December 31st of the current year, the amount owing will be considered as arrears. When taxes are in arrears, the property is subject to tax enforcement proceedings, which will include additional fees.