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, 2023)

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

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

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