Budget, Taxes, & Fees

 BUDGET

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Please click the image above to view the 2016 Budget

TAX RATES

In accordance with the provisions of the Municipalities Act, the following taxes are in effect for the year 2016.
PROPERTY TAX RATES
Residential Property Tax (Mill Rate) 5.5 Mills
Minimum Property Tax $475.00
Business Property Tax (Mill Rate) 7.5 Mills
Minimum Business Property Tax $475.00
WATER/SEWER RATES
Water Tax $190.00 annually
Sewer Tax $190.00 annually
Water Turn On & Off Fee $50.00
Water Turn on Fee for Tax Arrears $150.00 (plus tax arrears)
Regular Water & Sewer Hook Up Fee $150.00
Pavement Replacement for Water & Sewer Hook Up $15.00 /sq ft (min $400.00)
BUSINESS TAXES
Utilities Companies 2.5%
Electrical Businesses, Garages, Bed & Breakfast, Beauty Salons, Storage Companies, Contractors, Business Tax for Farm Land, and Retail Sales Businesses, Fish Plants 7.5 Mills
Minimum Business Tax $250.00
BUILDING PERMITS
New House Construction (2 year limit) $70.00
New Shed and Garage Permits (1 year limit) $30.00
General Repairs (1 year limit) $30.00
House, Shed, & Garage Extensions (1 year limit) $30.00
Business Permit $50.00
Sign Placement Permit (1 year limit) $50.00
Quarry Permits $100.00
Vendors Permit $50.00
COMMERCIAL
Renovations & Repairs (1 year limit) $50.00
Tax Certificates $150.00

RENTAL OF COMMUNITY CENTER FEES

Children Party (Resident): $50.00
Children Party (Non-Resident): $75.00
Adult Party (Resident): $100.00
Adult Party (Non-Resident): $150.00
Non-Profit Organizations (Resident): $100.00
Non-Profit Organizations (Non-Resident): $150.00
For-Profit Events (Resident): $150.00
For Profit Events (Non-Resident): $200.00
DAMAGE AND CLEAN-UP DEPOSIT: $100.00