Charitable Organization Rebate

Qualifying charitable organizations, which are included in the Commercial/Industrial Tax Class of Property owners, are eligible for a 40% reduction of their taxes.  Eligible charities are defined in section 248(1) of the Income Tax Act (Canada) that have a registration number issued by the Canada Customs & Revenue Agency.

Qualifying charities must apply annually to their local municipality for this rebate. Application must be made by February 28th for the previous tax year.

Download the Charity Tax Rebate Application form (pdf).