Provincial Tax Deferment Programs
Did you know you could defer your property taxes?
Property tax deferment is a provincial low interest loan program that helps qualified B.C. homeowners defer their property taxes until they sell or transfer ownership of their home.
Applying is fast and easy - go online to:
gov.bc.ca/propertytaxdeferment to see if you are eligible and to submit your application.
There are two tax deferment programs you may qualify for:
55 or older during the current year
A surviving spouse of any age, or
A person with disabilities
Families with Children Program
You may qualify for the Families with Children Program if you’re a parent, stepparent or financially supporting a child.
You must also claim your home owner grant, if eligible, when you receive your annual property tax notice. Apply now online at gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant.