Publications & Forms

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  • Snapshot of the 2014 Provincial Equalized Assessment and Education Requisition
  • Property Assessment & Tax 101 - updated for 2013 - 2014
  • Alberta 2001 Metal Buildings Cost Manual -updated September 2014
  • Well Drilling Equipment Tax Stakeholder Consultation Report
  • Guide to Property Assessment and Taxation in Alberta
  • Filing a Property Assessment Complaint and Preparing For Your Hearing
  • Guide to Equalized Assessment
  • Education Property Tax Facts and Information 2014
  • Property Tax Exemptions in Alberta - A Guide (INCLUDING PREVIOUS FORMS)
  • Property Tax Exemptions in Alberta - A Guide - UPDATED FORMS 
  • Alberta School Foundation Fund - Refund Policy - Effective January 1, 2010 
  • Detailed Assessment Audit Manual

    Assessment Bulletins

    2014

  • 2014 Assessment Quality Minister’s Guidelines and Recording and Reporting Information for Assessment Audit and Equalized Manual (IB Bulletin14-01)
  • 2014 Base Year Modifiers (IB Bulletin 14-02)  

    2013

  • 2013 Minister's Guidelines for Linear Property, Machinery and Equipment, Railway and Farm Land (IB Bulletin 13-05)
  • 2013 Assessment Quality Minister’s Guidelines and Recording and Reporting Information for Assessment Audit and Equalized Assessment Manual (IB Bulletin 13-03)
  • 2013 Base Year Modifiers (IB Bulletin 13-04)
  • Grants in PLace of Taxes Alberta First Responders Radio Communications System (IB Bulletin13-01)
  • Land at Well Sites Bulletin (IB Bulletin13-02)

    2012

  • Amendments to the Matters Relating to Assessment Complaints and the Assessment & Tax Regulations (AR310/2009 and AR 220/2004) (IB Bulletin 12-04)
  • 2012 Minister's Guidelines for Linear Property, Machinery and Equipment, Railway and Farm Land (IB Bulletin 12-03)
  • 2012 Assessment Quality Minister's Guidelines and the Recording and Reporting Information for Assessment Audit and Equalization Manual (IB Bulletin 12/02)
  • 2012 Base Year Modifiers (IB Bulletin 12-01)

    2011

  • Linear Property Assessment Fees (IB Bulletin 11-03)
  • 2011 Minister's Guidelines for Regulated Property Bulletin
  • 2011 Assessment Quality Minister's Guidelines (IB Bulletin 11-01)
  • 2011 Base Year Modifiers (IB Bulletin 11-02)

    2010

  • Well Drilling Equipment Tax Regulation (IB Bulletin 10-06)
  • Assessment notice - date by which a complaint must be made (IB Bulletin 10-05)
  • 2010 Regulated Property Minister's Guidelines (IB Bulletin No. 10-04) 
  • 2010 Assessment Quality Minister's Guidelines (IB Bulletin No. 10-03)
  • 2010 Base Year Modifiers (IB Bulletin No. 10-02)
  • Municipal Government Act Section 299 or 300 - Compliance Review Form (IB Bulletin No. 10-01)