Homeowners with household incomes under $29,999 are eligible to receive up to $500 relief from their property tax bill, based on their household income.

Household Income

  Maximum Exemption Value

Under $9,999

  Up to $500

$10,000 - $14,999

  Up to $400

$15,000 – $19,999

  Up to $250

$20,000 - $24,999

  Up to $150

$25,000 - $29,999

  Up to $100

Low Income Property Tax Exemption Application form

Please note: For the 2020-21 fiscal year, you do not require a Commissioner of Oaths to sign your Statutory Declaration. An unsworn Statutory Declaration will be accepted for the 2020-21 fiscal year only.

Low Income Property Tax Frequently Asked Questions   

As well the Province of Nova Scotia offers a Property Senior's Rebate. To find out more information visit their website.

HomeWarming is a program offered through Efficiency Nova Scotia that offers a no-charge assessment and home upgrade to qualifying home owners. To learn more please visit their website.

For more information please contact Joanne Sampson, Tax Clerk at 902-541-1329.