Tax Rates

Wondering the market value of your property? Looking for a property assessment? Since 2008, property assessments and other property-related services are the responsibility of the Property Valuation Services Corporation (PVSC).

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If you have any questions about your tax bill, please call 902-755-7788.

2022 Rates

Property Tax

The Residential and Resource tax rate is currently $1.84/$100 of assessed value.

The Commercial and Business Occupancy tax rate is currently $4.45/$100 of assessed value

Water and Sewer

The Sewer rate is currently $1.34 per cubic meter of water consumed.

The Water rate is currently $1.46 per cubic meter of water consumed.

Solid Waste

A solid waste uniform charge of $150.00 per unit is applied for all single residential dwellings. Multi-unit dwellings of 4 or less are charged $150.00 per unit.

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