Property taxes

Alberta Progressive Conservative leader Jason Kenney, left, walks with former interim leader Ric McIver at the Federal Building in Edmonton on March 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Codie McLachlan

Alberta tables bill to help municipalities recoup unpaid oil and gas property taxes

Rural Municipalities Alberta says those unpaid taxes now total $245 million

 

Alberta Progressive Conservative leader Jason Kenney, left, walks with former interim leader Ric McIver at the Federal Building in Edmonton on March 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Codie McLachlan

Alberta tables bill to help municipalities recoup unpaid oil and gas property taxes

Rural Municipalities Alberta says those unpaid taxes now total $245 million

 

The Ponoka Community Golf Club has won its request to have about two-thirds of the property it sits on tax exempted after town council agreed to a reassessment on the land. It means about $30,000 less annually in taxes for the club. File photo

Ponoka gives up $30,000 in property taxes from golf club

The Town of Ponoka will be issuing a refund of just over $17,000