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Thunder Bay (City of)

Property Tax and Water Credit Programs

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Description
Provides a tax credit and water credit to eligible residential property owners
Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Low-income Seniors
  • individuals 65 years or older
  • must be receiving the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) and total household income must be less than $38,539

Low-income Persons with Disabilities
  • must be receiving ODSP/CPP Disability amount and have a total household income of $38,539 or less

All Applicants:
  • Must be owners of residential property within the city of Thunder Bay for a period of one (or more) year(s) preceding the application
  • Must be the applicant's principal residence
  • Tax and water accounts cannot be in arrears when applying
  • All co-owners must qualify under eligibility criteria
Application Process
  • Pick up application at City Hall Revenue Division, or Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre or download from City website
  • Applications and supporting documentation must be received in writing by July 31st of the year
  • Must apply each year to be considered for this program
Fees
None
Documents Required
The following supporting documentation will be required:
  • Seniors: proof of receipt of GIS
  • Persons with Disabilities: Proof of receipt of ODSP or CPP Disability amount
  • Each owner and each spouse of an owner must submit copy of previous year's Notice of Assessment
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
January 15, 2019