The City of Brooks accepts payment of taxes as follows:
Tax Installment Pre-payment Plan (TIPP) – Sign up for the Tax Installment Pre-payment Plan and pay monthly towards your future tax charge. The City will make automatic withdrawals from your bank account of a pre-determined amount. Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP)
Telephone/Online Banking – Pay your property taxes through most chartered banks using telephone, online and ATM banking services. Register with your bank. Please ensure if you are paying your property taxes through your banking institution that you enter your complete 10 digit roll number. Link to setting up payees (PDF)
Mortgage Company Payments – Pay your taxes through your mortgage provider. If you have chosen this method, it will be noted on your Property Assessment and Tax Notice, and no payment is required to the City when you receive your notice. If you have arranged to pay your taxes through your mortgage, and this does not appear on your tax invoice, please contact your mortgage provider immediately.
Property Assessment and Tax notices are mailed by mid-May each year. Your taxes are due on or before June 30 to avoid penalties. On July 1, a 4.75% penalty is applied to the outstanding balance of the current taxes. Then on November 1, 2016, a further 2.27% will be charged on the outstanding balance of the current taxes. On March 1, a 12% penalty will be charged on any balances outstanding.
Single Annual Payment – Mail a cheque or money order payable to the City of Brooks to:
City of Brooks
PO Box 879
Brooks, AB T1R 1B7
In Person - Pay in cash, with a cheque, money order, or with debit card at:
201 - 1st Avenue West
Monday - Friday from 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Please bring your Property Assessment and Tax Notice with you. Credit cards are not accepted for tax payments.