2014 Tax and Water Relief Programs

The Property Tax and Utility Bill Enquiry/Cashier Counter is open Mondays to Fridays from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. The closest office is located in the Scarborough Civic Centre (150 Borough Dr.). 


For Low Income Seniors and Low Income Persons with a Disability

Low income seniors and low income persons with a disability can apply can apply to the “Water Rebate Program,” the “Property Tax Cancellation Program,” and the “Property Tax Increase Deferral Program.”  There are a series of eligibility requirements that must be met to qualify for these programs.  Homeowners can also appeal their property taxes or assessments.  Visit the City of Toronto’s website for more information on these programs.  You can also download the information sheet and application form from the City of Toronto’s website.

Applications for the Water Rebate, Property Tax Cancellations and Property Tax Increase Deferral Programs must be sent to the City of Toronto by September 2, 2014.  Complete applications can be mailed to:

City of Toronto
Revenue Services Rebate Unit
North York Civic Centre
5100 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M2N 5V7

Please note that only one application per household can be made each year.  To request an application or for additional information call (416) 338-4829 or visit the Tax/Utility Enquiry/Cashier counter on the main floor of the Scarborough Civic Centre (150 Borough Dr.).  Alternatively, you can call or e-mail my office at (416) 392-1375 or councillor_lee@toronto.ca, and I will mail an information pamphlet and application form to your residence.  Please provide your full name, address, phone number and e-mail address.