Permissive Tax Exemptions

Section 220 of the Community Charter provides for statutory tax exemptions for a range of properties including those held or used by the Province, municipalities, regional districts, libraries, hospitals, schools, cemeteries, and places for public worship.

Permissive Tax Exemption Policy

The Permissive Tax Exemption policy applies to applicants for properties used by a variety of not-for-profit organizations that provide services which Council considers are directly related to the purposes of the organization. Exemptions under this section are at the sole discretion of Council.

Apply for a Permissive Tax Exemption

Inquire with the District of Tofino Financial Services Department to learn more: