Section of the Municipal Act S.O. 2001, Chapter C.25 provides authority for City Council to levy fees.

By-Law 2002-276 / 2009-2 allows the City of Markham to impose fees or charges for services or activities provided or done by the City of Markham as follows:

Corporate Services - Tax and Assessment (Effective January 1, 2020)

Type
Fee
Assessment Roll Printout (per roll number)
$3.00
Cheque Recall from Bank (per transaction)
$7.00
Income Tax Receipt Administration Fee (per tax account and tax year)
$26.00
Mortgage Account Administrative Fee (per account, bi-annually)
$16.00
New Tax Account Set Up Fee (per new tax roll number)
$79.50
Non-property tax related charge added to the tax account (per charge)
$52.00
Ownership Change Administration Fee (per update)
$42.00
Property Tax Overdue Notice Fee (fee basis per notice)
$10.00
Returned Cheque Fee (per cheque)
$47.00
Search Fee - Off System (per year/roll number)
$20.00
Search Fee - On System (per year/roll number)
$10.00
Statement of Taxes
$26.50
Tax Certificate* (per certificate)
$94.00
Expedited Tax Certificate* (per certificate)
$94.00

 *City will process Tax Certificates requests in person or online only.