Future still uncertain for small businesses in Calgary as city hikes tax rates

Struggling Calgary businesses will have to wait until the new year to find out if they will be getting a reprieve from higher tax rates. Calgary city council approved the 2020 city budget late last week. It contained a 7.51…

Calgary city council votes 8-7 to increase residential taxes by 3.45 per cent

After postponed and marathon meetings, Calgary city council finally decided to increase 2019 property taxes for homeowners and lower them for businesses on Monday. By a vote of 8 to 7, council approved a 3.45-per cent residential tax increase for…