What methods are available to pay my tax bill?
Interim Tax Bills 2020
Tax bills were sent out January 14, 2020. Tax bills can be paid by cash, cheque, debit, at your financial institution, by online banking, by credit card (online only) and by pre-authorized payment plans.
Credit Card – Credit card payments will only be accepted online for taxes, utility bills and other receivables. Credit card payments will not be accepted over the phone or at the front desk. Please visit Paytm to pay online. All major Credit Cards other than American Express will be accepted. Payments will be processed in 2 – 5 business days and a Paytm convenience fee will be applied.
Pre-authorized Payment Plans – Complete the PAP Plan form and return the completed form via email, mail or hand delivered with a void cheque, copy of a void cheque or banking information from the bank.
A FEE OF $45.00 IS APPLIED ON NSF, RETURNED CHEQUES OR PAYMENTS
Online/Telephone Banking – To set Ramara up as a payee search “Ramara" to find the Township of Ramara and then choose Taxes. The account number that is required is your 19 digit roll number located at the top of your tax bill that begins with 4348.
In Person - Administration Centre during business hours
Payment drop off box at front entrance
Mail - Payments must reach this office by the due date. Enclose the stub and write the Roll/Account Number on the cheque. Post dated cheques for the due date ARE accepted.
Under Fees and Charges Bylaw 2017.18 the following fees will apply:
If a receipt is requested subsequent to payment of taxes, a $10.00 fee will be charged (current and prior year only). Tax history searches - $25.00/year – for information no longer on the computer.
Late Payment Charges/Penalty
Interest/penalty is added on the 1st day of each month at the rate of 1.25% per month that taxes remain unpaid.
The Deputy Treasurer has no authority to waive penalty/interest charges. It is your responsibility to ensure that the payment reaches this office by the due date.
For all other tax inquiries please contact Jennifer Thompson at 705-484-5374 ext. 223 or firstname.lastname@example.org.