A Tax Certificate is a legal document from the County of Barrhead indicating the financial status of taxes for a particular property. The certificate indicates whether taxes for the subject property are paid or are in arrears.
Tax Certificates may be required by individuals, law firms, or financial institutions when a property is being sold, refinanced or as verification of paid taxes for other purposes.
Tax Certificates cost $25 per parcel and may be purchased by submitting a written request. Requests can be faxed, emailed, or mailed and must include:
- Legal address (long legal, urban legal, or municipal address) of the property in question
- Contact information for the individual or firm requesting the Tax Certificate
County of Barrhead
5306 49 Street
Barrhead, AB T7N 1N5
Payments for Tax Certificates can be made to the County of Barrhead via cash, cheque, debit or e-transfer. E-transfer payments can be sent to email@example.com.
NOTE: Physical payment must be received in our office prior to the release of any information. Where your request is urgent, we recommend payment be made by e-transfer.