Finances and Taxes

The Finance/Treasury Department is responsible for the handling of the financial affairs of the Township and ensuring the overall financial well-being of the Township of Montague. The 2019 Budget can be found here. A breakdown can be found here. 

The Finance/Treasury Department provides the following services:

  • prepares and compiles annual departmental budgets in conjunction with department heads
  • budget monitoring
  • long-term financial planning
  • investment management
  • develops policies to improve overall operation of data management
  • regulatory financial reporting and report preparation for upper levels of government
  • internal financial reporting
  • coordination of all audit functions
  • corporate bank liaison
  • capital financing and debenturing
  • provides financial information, analysis and guidance to Council, public and departments regarding financial matters
  • property tax billing and collection including tax registrations
  • payroll/HR administration
  • insurance administration
  • utility billing and collection
  • general accounts receivable, billing and collection
  • general accounts payable
  • supervision of accounting and internal controls for all departments
  • front line reception/revenue collection

Financial Reporting

The Finance Department is responsible to ensure compliance with a variety of legislated reporting requirements. Some of the required reports include the annual Financial Information Returns, annual Financial Statements, etc. Annual Financial Statements and FIRs can be found here


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Township of Montague

6547 Roger Stevens Drive
P.O. Box 755
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4W6

Phone: 613‑283‑7478

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.