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For the most up to date information regarding COVID-19 in the City of Kingston, please visit: www.cityofkingston.ca/resident/covid-19

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2021 Interim Tax Levy

On Tuesday, January 19th, the City of Kingston - Municipal Government council will will vote on a motion that would provide some temporary property tax relief for small business owners. If approved as recommended, the property tax pre-authorized payment program will be extended to allow for the deferral of up to two installments to November and December 2021.

Additionally, a by-law will be presented to Council to provide for the levying and collecting of 2021 interim property taxes, including the following provisions:

  • the 2021 interim tax bill be no greater than 50% of the 2020 taxes levied;

  • the rates be as specified in Schedule A to the by-law attached hereto; (see link)

  • the due date for interim taxes be March 31, 2021;

  • various payment options be provided;

  • late payment charges be added to taxes that are in default;

  • the property tax pre-authorized payment program be extended to allow for the deferral of up to two installments; and

  • the implementation of an application based COVID-19 Hardship Deferral Program - 2021 Interim Property Tax Billing for small business property owners.

Please read the City Memo here for more details: https://www.cityofkingston.ca/documents/10180/38815591/City-Council_Meeting-04-2021_Report-21-038_2021-Interim-Tax-Levy.pdf/87a06cbf-2e6c-be5d-de08-ed129cef34c4?t=1610638918600&fbclid=IwAR3DywZ4SzumzilfRGAw_zMClxenPqe3TztGkm4Kf36tUYSEPyJZ7CrKEwA

 

Visit the KFLA Public Health Website: www.kflaph.ca/en/healthy-living/novel-coronavirus.aspx

KFLA Public Health Guidance for Businesses: www.kflaph.ca/en/healthy-living/guidance-for-businesses-and-workplaces.aspx

Message from KFL&A Public Health’s Medical Officer of Health: https://www.kflaph.ca/Modules/News/index.aspx?feedId=f2a4adbc-2838-4b5d-a47c-bd9c8ef4ee2e&newsId=21ff3974-3172-48e4-843e-f6805b2b6023

Stricter COVID-19 measures to impact City services- January 13th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/cityofkingston.ca/connecting-you-to-city-news-1267413-bb4e3j7z7o-8061494?e=2cb531d32d

KFLA Public Health News: www.kflaph.ca/Modules/News/search.aspx

KFLA Public Health Memo- Province Wide Shutdown: www.cityofkingston.ca/documents/10180/38481231/KFLAPH_Covid19_Memo

KFLA Public Health Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Stigma: www.kflaph.ca/en/healthy-living/mental-health-and-covid-19.aspx

KFLA Public Health Youtube Channel: www.youtube.com/user/KFLAPublicHealth

 

Other Useful Links

Kingston Economic Development Corporation

Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce

Visit Kingston

Kingston Health Sciences Centre

Mayor Paterson's Video Updates