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Atlantic Canada Property Tax Assessment Notices

Tax Development Jun 04, 2024

Property owners in Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador should expect to receive property tax notices for the next assessment cycle soon.

Prince Edward Island 

In Prince Edward Island, property tax assessment notices for the 2024 assessment cycle should be sent out in May, with a valuation date of January 1, 2024. Reassessments occur annually in Prince Edward Island, and the appeal deadline is 90 days from the mailing date of the assessment notice. 

Newfoundland and Labrador 

Newfoundland and Labrador is entering its 2025 property tax assessment cycle in June.

For St. John’s, property tax assessments for both 2024 and 2025 are based on a valuation date of January 1, 2022, and assessment notices for the 2025 taxation year are expected to be sent out in May or June. For all other municipalities in the province, assessment notices for 2025 will be mailed in June. 

In all municipalities, taxpayers may appeal their property assessment within 60 days of the issue date of the notice, resulting in an appeal deadline in July or August.

How Ryan Can Help

Stay informed and plan accordingly for these upcoming property tax appeal deadlines in Atlantic Canada. An increase or decrease in your property’s assessed value may impact your property tax liability. Property owners who disagree with their assessment have the right to file an appeal with the assessment review court.

Our team of experts has more than 45 years of experience in reviewing assessments and managing administrative reviews for all types of properties. We can help ensure your property tax assessment is fair and, if necessary, assist in filing an appeal or request for administrative review.

Please contact your Ryan representative if you have any questions or concerns about property tax assessments in Canada.