Assessments

Notices


Property assessment notices will be mailed in February 2020. 
If you do not receive a copy of your assessment, please contact our office and we will resend the Assessment Notice to you.
Please remember to update Alberta Land Titles (through any registries office) and our office if there is a change to your mailing address.
Change of Address Authorization Form 

The deadline to file an appeal is 60 days after the notices are mailed.
Assessment Review Board Complaint Form 

Additional Information

For questions about the Assessment or the class numbers assigned to a property, please contact Assessor Kelly Larson of Equitable Assessment Group at 844-354-8484 or by email at kelly.larson@equitableassessmentgroup.com.

A Guide to Property Assessment and Taxation in Alberta was written by the Government of Alberta's Municipal Affairs to provide general information about the province's property assessment and taxation system. This guide will be helpful for anyone who wants or needs to have an understanding of how the province's property assessment and taxation system works. 


Appeals


The MD encourages residents to contact the Assessor, Kelly Larson, to discuss any concerns regarding their assessments before filing a formal appeal.
The deadline for filing an appeal is: July 1, 2020

Fees for appealing 2020 assessments are:

  • $50.00 for each residential/farmland appeal and 
  • $650.00 for each commercial/Industrial appeal.
Assessment Review Board Complaint Form (PDF)
Payment Options for ARB Complaint Form Fees

If your appeal is successful, your fees will be returned to you.

Your Assessment Review Board Complaint Form can be submitted by email to the ARB Clerk: lana.hill@mdbighorn.ca or mailed to PO Box 310 Exshaw AB, T0L 2C0 Attention: ARB Clerk Lana Hill.
Alternatively it can also be dropped off to the Administration office at #2 Heart Mountain Drive, Exshaw, AB.

Your complaint is subject to the Matters Relating to Assessment Complaints Regulations, AR 310/09 (MRAC 2018).
If you choose to have an agent represent you, then you must fill out an Assessment Complaint Agent Authorization Form  as per Section 55 of the Matters Relating to Assessment Complaint Regulation (MRAC)



Complete Roll Information Available


The posted information does not include all of the information required by the Municipal Government Act of Alberta to be included on the assessment roll. The complete roll can be viewed in hard copy format only, at the Municipal District office during regular business hours.

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