Low-Income Property Tax Exemption
Each year, Council sets a general exemption rate in accordance with Section 69 of the Municipal Government Act.
The household income threshold, as well as the property tax rebate amounts, are set based on the Town of Truro Low Income Tax Exemption Policy
For 2022-23, if your total household income is $28,356 or less, you may be eligible to receive a tax rebate of $227.00. Tax rebates are not paid to the property tax owner. The Town of Truro will credit your tax account with the amount of the rebate.
To apply for the Low Income Property Tax Rebate:
1) Please complete the form below and email it to . You may also call 902-895-4484 to have a copy of the form mailed to you or visit Town Hall at 695 Prince Street, Truro to pick up a copy.
2) Attach a copy (scan, photo, etc) of your 2021 Notice of Assessment as proof of income.
PLEASE NOTE: We CANNOT process your application without proof of income.