This program, administered by Service Nova Scotia on behalf of the Department of Community Services, is designed to help eligible seniors remain in their homes by providing them with an annual rebate on their municipal property taxes.
The program provides eligible homeowners with a 50% rebate of the actual municipal property taxes paid the previous year, up to a maximum of $800.00 per year. The rebate is always based on the property taxes paid in the previous year.
You are eligible to receive the rebate if you meet ALL of the following criteria:
Send your application to:
Property Tax Rebate for Seniors Program
Service Nova Scotia
PO Box 283, Halifax
For more information, contact SNS at 902-424-5200 within Metro or toll free 1-800-670-4357.