The Rural Municipality of Archie

Local Government

Local Government - Municipal Services - Property Taxes

DISCOUNTS & PENALTIES: Taxes are due October 31st, 2015.
Discounts:

- 1% if paid in July
- 0.5% if paid in August
- At par if paid in September or October.

Penalties: All taxes owing after October 31st are charged a penalty of 1% per month calculated on the 1st day of the month beginning with November 1st, 2015. Penalties charged on the enclosed Tax Notices are calculated to May 30th, 2015 only.

PAYMENT METHODS:
We accept payment by cash, cheques or interact debit.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Be sure to make cheques payable to the “RM of Ellice – Archie”. We are unable to receive any cheques in the previous municipality names. (This includes the LUD!) If we receive a cheque payable to anything other than the “RM of Ellice – Archie” your payment will not be processed and the cheque will be returned to you.

Failure to receive a tax bill does not excuse an owner from the responsibility of taxes, nor does it relieve that owner from liability for any late payment charge. Please notify the municipal office of a change of address immediately.

QUESTIONS?
If you have any questions regarding your property tax bill, please contact the appropriate office:
Municipal Portion: RM office at 204-722-2053 or 204-683-2241
Education Portion: contact appropriate school division
     - Fort La Bosse: 204-748-2692
     - Park West: 204-842-2100
     - Public Schools Finance Branch: 204-945-6910
Assessment: contact the Assessment Branch at 1-866-262-9854

EPTCA / FARMLAND SCHOOL TAX REBATE:
If you are a permanent resident of the RM of Ellice – Archie, you may be eligible to save up to $700 with the Education Property Tax Credit. You must be the registered owner of the property and have lived here as of January 1st, 2015. You are only eligible to receive the tax credit on one property in Manitoba. Forms are available at the RM office and on our website. Deadline for submission of this form is November 15, 2015.


The deadline for the Farmland School Tax Rebate is March 31, 2016. If you have any questions, please call MASC at 204-726-7068.