Senior Specials with Home Ownership

(February 11, 2017 )

BC property tax deferment programs
Qualifying home owners aged 55 and older may be eligable to defer propery taxes.

BC Home Owner Grant
Seniors 65 and older, permanently disabled and veterans of certain wars may be granted $275 to reduce property taxes.

Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI)
This is a program sponsored by the federal and provincial governments to help eligable low income seniors or disabled homeowners and landlords by providing up to $20,000 for modifications to provide accessibility and safety.

BC Senior's Home Renovation Tax Credit
Additionally, eligable seniors aged 65 and older may receive up to $1,000 per tax year to help with renovations to their homes which will allow for a more functional and accessible home. (Learn more at Canada Revenue Agency call 1-800-959-8281)