There is a tax rebate and deferral program available for some property owners in the Township of Scugog.

Rebates for charitable organizations

Charitable organizations may be eligible for a 40 per cent tax reduction, if they:

  • Have a valid registration number
  • Are located in a commercial or industrial property

To apply, qualifying charities must submit the Registered Charities Application Form to
the Township of Scugog's Finance department by February 28 of the following tax year.

Low Income Property Tax Rebate - 2021 Pilot Program 

To qualify for one of the property tax assistance grants of $375, the applicant must own the residential property and occupy it as their principal residence. The owner must be in receipt of either:

  • Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) for seniors; or
  • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) payments for persons with a disability.

To apply, qualifying property owners must submit the Low Income Seniors or Low Income Persons with Disabilities Tax Assistance Application to the Township of Scugog's Finance Department by August 31 of the current taxation year.