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Method of Payment Options

Payments may be made:

  1. By mail, to be received by 4:30 p.m. on the instalment due date and addressed to:

                                                                  Township of Wainfleet
                                                                      31940 Highway 3
                                                                            Box 40
                                                                  Wainfleet, ON L0S 1V0


  2. In person at the Municipal Office during office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday) by cash, cheque or debit card or by depositing payment by cheque in the After Hours Mail Deposit located at the front entrance of Township Hall.
  3. At most financial institutions before the instalment due date. Please allow 3 – 5 business days for processing or penalty and interest may apply.
  4. By pre-authorized payment for automatic withdrawal from your bank account on the instalment due date or 10 month instalment plan (to be withdrawn on the 15th of the month from February to November). If you wish to set up your tax account on a pre-authorized payment plan, please complete our Pre-authorized Payment Form and return it to the Township of Wainfleet at least 10 days prior to the scheduled payment date. Completed forms may be returned by fax (905-899-2340), email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), regular mail, or in person at the Township of Wainfleet office.
  5. By electronic bill payment (i.e. telephone banking, ATM Machine, software linkups). Please allow 3-5 business days for processing or penalty and interest may apply.
  6. By on-line credit card payments through Paymentus Corporation, a third party automated payment service that accepts Visa or MasterCard. A convenience fee will be charged. Please allow 5 business days for processing or penalty and interest may apply.

 

All payments will be credited as of the date of their receipt by the Township.

 

Penalties and Interest Charges

All taxes remaining unpaid after the respective due date are subject to penalty charges in accordance with the By-law. Penalty of 1.25% on the unpaid balance will be added on the first day of default, and interest of 1.25% on the unpaid balance on the first day of each month thereafter until paid. Taxes in arrears after December 31st are subject to interest charges added on the first day of each month until paid. Any payment tendered will be applied first to penalty and/or interest charges and then to the taxes owing of the oldest year.