2019 Property Tax Notices

May 28, 2019
DISTRICT OF LILLOOET
 
2019 PROPERTY TAX NOTICES
HAVE BEEN MAILED
 
 
Property Owners (especially new owners) who have not received their property tax notices by mid June should contact the District of Lillooet Office at (250) 256-4289.
 
WHETHER OR NOT YOU RECEIVE A TAX NOTICE, IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY AS THE PROPERTY OWNER TO PAY TAXES BY THE DUE DATE OF JULY 2nd, 2019 IN ORDER TO AVOID A PENALTY.
 
  • To avoid long lineups at the District office, you are encouraged to pay your taxes early.
  • Post-dated cheques and partial payments are welcome.
  • Payment is accepted at the District office, 615 Main Street, Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and from 1:00pm to 4:30pm, except statutory holidays.  Payment may be cash, cheque, debit card or your bank’s online/telephone bill payment service.
  • Payments can be mailed to PO Box 610, Lillooet, BC V0K 1V0
  • POSTMARKS ARE NOT ACCEPTED AS PROOF OF PAYMENT.  Payment must be received at the District Office on or before July 2nd, 2019.
  • PROVINCIAL HOME OWNER GRANT – if you are eligible, please ensure that the bottom portion of your tax notice is COMPLETED AND SIGNED and returned to the District office on or before July 2nd, 2019.  If you are 65 years of age or over, please include your date of birth to claim the additional home owner grant.
  • The Provincial Home Owner Grant must be claimed EACH YEAR that you are eligible.
  • To avoid a penalty on your home owner grant, it must be claimed on or before July 2nd, 2019 even if a payment on the taxes is not made.
  • The Home Owner Grant cannot lower your taxes payable below the following minimums; $350 if you are claiming the basic grant, or $100 if you are claiming the additional grant.
  • If your mortgage company pays your property taxes on your behalf, YOU must still claim your Home Owner Grant, if eligible, on or before July 2nd, 2019 to avoid a penalty on the unclaimed Home Owner Grant; your mortgage company will not claim your Home Owner Grant for you.
  • Receipts will be issued only on request.
 
A LATE PAYMENT PENALTY WILL BE ADDED TO ALL UNPAID BALANCES OF CURRENT TAXES, INCLUDING UNCLAIMED PROVINCIAL HOME OWNER GRANTS AT THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON JULY 2nd, 2019.
 

2019 PROPERTY TAX DUE DATE: JULY 2, 2019

 
If you have any questions, please contact the District office at (250) 256-4289.
 
DISTRICT OF LILLOOET
615 Main Street
PO Box 610
Lillooet, BC   V0K 1V0