Property Taxes - Upcoming

The 2017 Final Tax Notice will be mailed out with the following due dates:

First Installment: Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Second Installment: Friday, October 27, 2017

New program to start in January 2018 for pre-authorized debit and tax payment plans.

Do you have questions about your Property Assessment Notice? Visit  or contact the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) Customer Contact Centre at 1-866-296-MPAC (6722), or 1-877-889-MPAC (6722).


Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Municipal Office located?

Municipal Office
3250 Hwy 130
Rosslyn, ON P7K 0B1
Telephone: (807) 935-2613
Fax: (807) 935-2161

What are your hours?

Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

When are the tax bills sent out?

Interim tax bills are sent out at the end of January with payments due at the end of February and the end of March. Following the passing of the budget, final tax bills are sent out at the beginning of September with payments due at the end of September and the end of October.

Can I pay my taxes at my bank?

At the present time, no. However, you can pay by telephone or electronic banking. Call your bank to set up payments to the Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge. When paying taxes by telephone or electronically through your bank, you must enter the roll number of your property, which is located on your tax bill beginning with the number 5808 as your account vendor number. Some banks require all of the numbers included in the roll number while others disregard the 5808 and use the remaining numbers.

My bank pays my taxes, why do I still receive a tax bill?

You will receive a tax notification that your taxes have been paid by the bank.

Do you accept credit card payments?

No. However, we do accept debit card and cheque payments.

What other payment options are available to me?

We accept post-dated cheques, debit card payments, money orders, personal cheques, and cash. Cheques may be left at either branch of the Provincial Alliance Credit Union for a fee set by the Credit Union. These cheques are forwarded to the Municipality on a regular basis.  

Beginning in January 2018 the Municipality will be offering a pre-authorized debit (PAD) payment option.

How are penalties and interest calculated?

Interest is calculated at 1.25% monthly on any outstanding balance.

What if I disagree with my assessment?

The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) classifies and assesses all properties under the Assessment Act and regulations established by the Ontario Provincial Government. If you have questions concerning your assessment, Contact MPAC at 1-866-296-6722 or visit their website at

What other services do my taxes pay for?

The Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge and some neighbouring local governments share the costs of some provincially required services. Examples of shared region-wide services are: Emergency Management Ontario, Thunder Bay District Health Unit, Thunder Bay District Social Services Board, Municipal Property Assessment Corporation, Land Ambulance.

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