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Posted: January 23, 2018

Property Tax 101 - 3 Webinar Series

Government Finance Officers Association of BC

Property Tax 101 - 3 Webinar Series


For the first time GFOABC is offering Property Taxation 101 in webinar format. This program will be delivered in three sessions.

April 19, 9:00 - 11:30 am
April 26, 9:00 - 11:30 am
May 3, 9:00 - 10:15am


Course Objectives:
Property taxes are the primary source of tax revenue for local governments. They provide the necessary funding to build and maintain roads, bike paths, trails and recreation facilities. In this informal and interactive workshop, participants will learn about the taxation process including assessments, collections, home owner grants and tax deferment. Participants will be given the information that they need to confidently and effectively answer questions from taxpayers.

Who Should Attend:
New and experienced finance department staff who need to confidently and effectively provide up-to-date property tax information to taxpayers.

Benefits of Attending:
  • Participants will discuss and gain an understanding of the following:
  • Home Owner Grants
  • Tax Deferment
  • The Property Tax Notice
  • Assessment basics
  • Taxation cycle
  • Collections
The sessions will be presented using GoToWebinar software over the internet.  You can participate in the webinar using either a USB headset with a mic or call into a long distance phone number. Registration covers one participant.

Early Bird $360
After Feb 28 $400
Early Bird $400
After Feb 28 $440 
Pay with Visa, Mastercard, Cheque or register using PD points - 9 points required (Register online, indicate "paying with cheque," and write paying with PD points in the notes)
Payment covers all three sessions, registration for single sessions is not available.

Requests for refunds/cancellations will be accepted up to March 26, 2018. No refunds after March 26, 2018. Program attendance is transferable.


 Erica Christie
 Phone: 2503826871
 Email: office@gfoabc.ca
Erica Christie

Date: April 19 - May 3, 2018
Event Type: Webinar
Region: South Vancouver Island
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