LOOKING BACK: Tax relief for senior citizens

by Candace McQuatt - October 12, 2018

40 years ago Sixteen of the city’s senior citizens would be getting a tax break on their property taxes. The finance committee recommended that a formula stated in the Senior Citizens Land Tax Relief Ordinance be tabled at the 1979 operation and maintenance budget discussions. Under the ordinance, council may, by bylaw exempt a senior…

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