Series E: Taxes Relieved Records for the Municipality of Argyle — 1921-1986. — 15 cm of textual records.

Series consists of a journal and folders which may contain the following:

  • lists of taxes relieved which indicate district number, name of property owner, and amount relieved
  • petitions for tax relief on account of illness or assessment error
  • correspondence with the Yarmouth-Clare Assessment Region regarding tax reliefs
  • tax exemption questionnaires
  • lists of tax exemptions giving name, address, district, age, and monthly income of applicant, reason for exemption (i.e. age, widowed, or single parent), whether received exemption previously and if so to what amount
  • total value of exemptions per district
  • related correspondence, etc.

Title based on content of series.

Additional records regarding tax reliefs may be found in and with the minutes of the Council’s meetings. The Council deliberated and voted upon tax reliefs on a regular basis.