Pre-Authorized Withdrawal Service

  • 10 month Program 
  • No withdrawals in June
  • July withdrawal - Due Date feature only
  • Withdrawal on 5th day of each month 
  • August to May (10 payments)
    • you can sign up at anytime of the year but you will have less monthly payments towards the next tax year
  • Withdrawal amount is up to you (we can help with an estimate)
  • Interest is earned on any credits on the account. 
    •  Itemized as "Interest Earned" and subtracted from the final total outstanding on the Tax Notice
  • Total prepayments itemized as "Prepayments/Adjustments" and subtracted from the final total outstanding on the Tax Notice
  • No monthly receipts will be sent to you
  • Any outstanding balance left, you are responsible to pay on or before the due date (if not signed up for Tax Due Date Withdrawal) 
  • Over-payments are non-refundable 
    • will go towards the next years taxes
  • Continue to withdraw each year until a cancellation form is submitted
  • Home Owner Grants still need to be claimed each year (if eligible)
  • Taxpayers selling their homes and enrolled in PAWS are responsible for canceling PAWS. 
    • All payments made prior to cancellation must be included in the property transfer "Statement of Adjustments". 
  • Returned payments are subject to a service fee
  • 3 Returned payments the PAWS program will be canceled

Extra Features (opt in or decline) 

  1. Automatic Recalculation:Your monthly payments will automatically change for the next tax year based on the taxes for the  current  year plus a 4% increase minus a home owner grant (if eligible). 
    • Tax Notice will say:  Your payments are changing from $150.00 to $165.00 effective Aug 5, 2020. 
  2. Tax Due Date Withdrawal: On the day taxes are due, we will withdraw the amount owing in the column you have designated for us to pay. 
    • Tax Notice will say:  The final payment of $1250.00 will be withdrawn from your account on July 2, 2020.

Sign up

  • Tax Pre-Authorized Withdrawal Application  & Void Cheque or Pre-Authorized Debit Form from your bank
  • Submit Application with Void Cheque:
    • Email Note: When you send an email to this address, you will receive an automatic reply email.
    • Mail - 11995 Haney Place Maple Ridge BC  V2X 6A9
    • Drop box outside City Hall
    • Fax - 604-467-7331


Last Day to Submit PAWS Applications/Changes/Cancellations for the Payment Date (table below)

 Last Day Withdrawal Date
January 21, 2020February 5, 2020
February 20, 2020March 5, 2020
March 29, 2020April 5, 2020
April 21, 2020May 5, 2020
 June 15, 2020 (Tax Due Date Feature Deadline)July 2, 2020 (Due Date)                                                                
 July 20, 2020 August 5, 2020
 August 20, 2020 September 5, 2020
 September 21, 2020 October 5, 2020
 October 26, 2020 November 5, 2020
 November 20, 2020 December 5, 2020
 December 17, 2020 January 5, 2021