Notice is hereby given to all real property owners in Ligao City that pursuant to Republic Act 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code (LGC), the Basic Real Property Tax and Special Education Tax for the Calendar Year 2013 at the rate of 1% each, shall become due and payable on the 1st day of January. The said taxes may be paid in four (4) installments without penalty at the option of the taxpayers as follows;
1ST Installment - on or before March 31,2013
2nd Installment - on or before June 30,2013
3rd Installment - on or before September 30,2013
4th Installment - on or before December 31,2013
The 1% Basic Tax and the additional 1% SEF tax shall be collected simultaneously.
Real Property Taxpayers can avail of the following discount;
10% - If the basic RPT and SEF tax are paid on or before the installment deadlines
15% - If the basic RPT and SEF tax are paid in full on or before March 31,2013
20% - If the basic RPT and SEF tax are paid in full before January 1,2013
Failure to pay the real property tax upon the expiration of the periods as provided, or when due shall subject the taxpayer to the payment of interest at the rate of two (2) percent per month on the unpaid amount or a fraction thereof, until the delinquent tax shall have been paid in full. Provided, however, that in no case shall the total interest in the unpaid tax or portion thereof exceeds thirty-six (36) months.
The City may avail of the remedies for the collection of Real Property Tax by administrative action through levy on real property and sale of real property by public auction or by judicial action as provided in the LGC.
“HELP LIGAO CITY GROW…PLEASE PAY YOUR TAXES NOW. ”
For more information, please contact us at (052)485-1260 .