The Tax Department of the Municipality of the County of Victoria is responsible for the maintenance of the assessment roll, property taxes and tax collection.
Director of Taxation - Pauline Davis
Assistant Tax Collector - Cathi MacKenzie
Tax Clerk - Megan Cooper
Victoria County TAX payments can be made the following ways:
Please include your tax account number with all payment types.
PAY NOW with a credit card.
Please note: Payment is deemed to be made on the date the cheque is received in the Tax Department not on the date of mailing. Payments received after the due date will incur penalty/interest charges.
Tax Certificate - $20.00
Our responsibility is to forward the tax bill to the property owner as it appears on the assessment of the current year. If you have purchased a property or have changed your address, please contact the tax office to update us regarding this change. If you have not received a tax bill, please contact the Tax Department at 902-295-3231.
Assessment is the responsibility of Property Valuation Services Corporation. If you have any questions regarding your assessment, please contact the Regional Assessment Office at:
Toll Free number 1-800-380-7775
Receipts will be issued by request only.
August 1, 2016 ( Taxation fiscal year is April 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017)
2016-2017 County Tax Rates
Residential - $1.20
Commercial - $2.10
Resource Property - $1.20
Residential - Village of Baddeck Area Rate - 0.15
Commercial - Village of Baddeck Area Rate - 0.17
Fire Protection Area Rate - .075
Residential - 1.20 (County) + .15 (Village Tax Rate) + .075 (Fire Protection) = 1.425
Commerical - 2.10 (County) + .17 (Village Tax Rate) + .075 (Fire Protection = 2.345
Please Note: Village of Baddeck Area Rates are added to County rates.
Interest charges will be added to installments not paid by due date at the rate of 0.83% on the first day of each month in which default continues.
Office Hours: 8:30 am. - 4:30 pm.
Payment Wicket Hours: 8:30 am. - 4:00 pm.