Tag Archives: Property Taxes

Are You Not Entertained!

Are you not entertained!! Is that not why you’re here? For some posts now I have deliberately tried to be raunchy, outrageous and provocative, with a swaggering in your face attitude. What with my “lucky spermer club” comments and in … Continue reading

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Alberta government announces tax deferral option

…. senior homeowners. Tax deferral option for senior homeowners Seniors in Alberta now have the option to defer their residential property taxes to keep extra money in their pockets and enable them to stay in their homes longer. For more … Continue reading

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Taxes will be the death of us

Taxes The other day I heard and read where Pincher Creek passed their mill rate with no fuzz or bother. This is far from what is happening here. It appears bureaucratic bungling, political ineptitude, and outright incompetence and denial is … Continue reading

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Delaying payment of taxes means….

…. more money for city. More Money The above title was the front page story in Thursday’s Lethbridge Herald. Some of my readers may remember previous posts of mine on this subject: Municipal council’s tax grab comes up empty, but … Continue reading

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Trying to stay positive….

…. but *shit* keeps happening. Kananaskis Rodeo Association (KRA) Went out into the community today with my wife and had breakfast (trying to be positive by spending money in the community). Then went to Rexall Drugs and spent more money. … Continue reading

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CNP Mill Rate set for 2012

Mill Rate Set Crowsnest Pass Promoter By Joni MacFarlane Editor The 2012 mill rate passed first reading Friday morning with a 2.5 per cent increase. Property owners will see an increase on their tax bill to be sent out in … Continue reading

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Municipal council’s tax grab

…. comes up empty, but the poor must still pay more. Council’s Tax Grab For those who have been following my one-man crusade against our municipal council’s recent implementation of their Property Tax Penalties Bylaw, starting with my initial post … Continue reading

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‘Scrooge’ has no better friend than CNP council

Council’s New Property Tax Penalty Bylaw If people have been following my previous posts… Wall Street ‘GREED’ Comes to the Crowsnest Pass Timing is Everything … on council pushing through their ‘outrageous’ and ‘unconscionable’ 50% ‘Property Tax Penalty Bylaw’ they … Continue reading

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Timing is everything

Well, my gal Joni MacFarlane has come through again (with a little prodding from yours truly, I’m thinking? :-) ) in doing an ‘excellent job’ by way of reporting on the fast, under the table dealing, by our administration and … Continue reading

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Wall Street ‘GREED’ Comes to the CNP

Wall Street GREED After working my ass off all week to feed the machine (like most people) I find our trusted leaders have been busy successfully conspiring to steal from the most disadvantaged, destitute and downtrodden in our community… the … Continue reading

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