Deadline: August 1, 2020
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|
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.
- pdf Low Income Property Tax Exemption Application form (169 KB)
- pdf Low Income Property Tax Frequently Asked Questions (118 KB)
- HomeWarming is a program offered through Efficiency Nova Scotia that offers a no-charge assessment and home upgrade to qualifying home owners.
- Apply for a provincial property tax rebate: Property Tax Rebate for Seniors
For more information please contact Joanne Sampson, Tax Clerk at 902-541-1329.