Service: Realty Tax Assistance Rebate Program
|Record #: PET1164||Last Modified: 24 Jan 2017||Last Full Update: 03 Feb 2016|
|Description (Service)||* Seniors and those with disabilities on low incomes in Peterborough can apply for a break on their property taxes this year, next year and in 2017.
* Those eligible can file with the treasurer of their local municipality by Nov 15, 2014 for tax relief in 2015 and the same date in 2016 and 2017 for relief in those years.
* Applications must include evidence of benefits being received under the Family Benefits Act, the Ontario Disability Support Program Act, 1997 and/or the Old Age Security Act (Canada) or Canadian Pension Plan Disabilities Pension.
* Eligible property owners are entitled to a grant provided that the said tax increase for any single year exceeds $50 to a maximum relief of up to $200 in any given year, which the municipal treasurer may approve or deny.
* Application forms are available on the county website at county.peterborough.on.ca or by contacting your municipal treasurer at the local municipal office below:
Asphodel-Norwood Township, 705-639-5343
Cavan Monaghan Township, 705-932-2929
Douro-Dummer Township, 705-652-8392
Havelock-Belmont-Methuen Township, 705-778-2308
North Kawartha Township, 705-656-4445
Otonabee-South Monaghan Township, 705-295-6852
Peterborough, City of., 705-742-7777 x 1865
Selwyn Township, 705-292-9507
Municipality of Trent Lakes, 705-738-3800
|Areas Served||Peterborough (County of)|
|Eligibility||Must be receiving Family Benefits, ODSP and/or Old Age Security or CPP.|
|Application||Applications must include evidence of benefits being received under the Family Benefits Act, the Ontario Disability Support Program Act, 1997 and/or the Old Age Security Act (Canada) or Canadian Pension Plan Disabilities Pension.|
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Peterborough (County of)|
|Address & Map||
470 Water St
Peterborough, ON K9H 3M3
|Intersection||Water St and Brock St|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||705-742-7777 x 1865|