Finance & IT Services

Finance & IT Services

Welcome to the Finance and IT Services Department!

The Finance Department is responsible for managing and investing the public’s tax dollars in a way that meets the needs of the community as well as addressing the priorities of the Town’s Strategic Plan. Finance, in conjunction with other departments, manages the Towns assets, Development Charges, and administers the Annual Grants and Donations Program. The Finance Department also manages tax and water and wastewater billing. Our IT team offers mapping and Geographic Information System (GIS) services while keeping our data secure.

For more information on the Finance and IT Services Department, please select from the following:

Assessment and Taxation
Information on assessment, tax bills, tax rates, address changes and pre-authorized payment plans.

Asset Management
Information on the Towns Asset Management Plan.

Bid Opportunities
A list of current bid and tender opportunities for The Blue Mountains.?

Budgets
Information on the Annual Budget, Water and Wastewater rates and Fees and Charges.

Development Charges
Information on Development Charges pamphlets, By-laws and the Development Charges Background Study.

Financial Reporting
Information on Annual Financial Statements and the Annual Financial Information Return (FIR).

Grants and Donations
Information on the Grants and Donations Program, Application, and Guidelines on how to apply.

Utilitiy Billing
Information on water and wastewater bills, water and wastewater rates, address changes and pre-authorized payment plans.

 

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Contacts

Finance & IT Fax Number

Finance & IT Fax Number
519-599-2474
fitinquiries@thebluemountains.ca

Director Finance and IT Services

Director Finance and IT Services
519-599-3131 x228
directorfit@thebluemountains.ca

Tax Related Inquiries

General Tax Related Inquiries
519-599-3131 x221
tax@thebluemountains.ca

Finance and IT Services Inquiries

Finance and IT Services Inquiries
519-599-3131 x227
fitinquiries@thebluemountains.ca

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I pay/inquire about my taxes? »»

I am on a pre-authorized tax payment plan yet I still receive a bill – why? »»

My mortgage company pays my taxes. Why did I receive a bill? »»

How much of the year does the interim tax cover? »»

My financial institution's online/telephone banking requires entry of a 15-digit account code to open and pay my taxes. Where can I find the 15-digit account number? »»

If I do not pay my taxes by the due date will I be charged a penalty? »»

I received a tax bill for a property I no longer own. What should I do? »»

Can I have my water bill payment amount withdrawn automatically from my bank account on the due dates? »»

Why are The Blue Mountains' water and wastewater rates higher than the rates in many other municipalities? »»

Links

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