Finance and Taxation

Tax Rates

2018 Combined Mill Rates

Non-Residential Residential Farmland
22.0054 10.2509 10.2509

Tax levy example:

Non-Residential Residential Farmland

Assessment: 250,000
Mill rate:   x  22.0054

Taxes:           $5,501

Assessment: 250,000
Mill rate:   x  10.2509

Taxes:           $2,563

Assessment: 250,000
Mill rate:   x  10.2509

Taxes:           $2,563

Payment of Taxes

Property taxes are due August 31 annually. Payments made after the due date are subject to penalty. 

Payment can be made by Cash, Cheque, or Interac:

  • By mail: P.O. Box 390, Legal, AB T0G 1L0 - payment must be postmarked on or before August 31 to avoid penalty.
  • In person: Legal Town Office, 5021 - 50 Street, Legal, Alberta during regular office hours (Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. AND 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise posted).
  • Drop box: Mail slot located at the entrance on the south side of the Town Office, 5021 - 50 Street, Legal, Alberta.
  • Financial institutions: At most chartered banks, trust companies, credit unions, or via telephone or internet banking. Please allow up to four business days for payment to reach us. 
  • Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP): Equalized tax payment plan offered by the Town. 

Late penalties are as follows in accordance with the Tax Penalty Bylaw:

  • 10% penalty is applied to any unpaid current year taxes after August 31 annually
  • 15% penalty is applied to any unpaid tax accounts after December 31 annually
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