Peterborough (County of).

Site: Peterborough

Service: Realty Tax Assistance Rebate Program

Description
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
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30pm
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.
Languages English
Fees None
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
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-742-7777 x 1865
Website www.peterborough.ca/Living/Property_Tax/Realty_Tax_Assistance_Rebate_Programs.htm

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