Permissive Tax Exemptions

The 2021 permissive tax exemption application process will be open from June 1 - July 31, 2020. Applications must be completed using the City’s grant software. Instructions for use are available on the login page including a video tutorial.

Application Portal

Before creating an account, please read the Permissive Tax Exemption Policy to ensure you are familiar with the program and what is required.

  • If you are a new applicant, or have made significant changes to the services offered since the last application, please ensure to fill out the "2021 Permissive Tax Exemption - New or Changed Property" form.
  • If you were approved for the 2020 tax year and have not made significant changes to the services offered since the last application, please ensure to fill out the "2021 Permissive Tax Exemption - Renewal Property" form.

Applications for the 2020 tax year are closed. 

Permissive Tax Exemptions currently in effect are contained in the bylaw below.

2020: 2019-34 Permissive Tax Exemption Bylaw

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Bylaw No. 2019-34, being a bylaw to exempt certain parcels of land and improvements from taxation for 2020 will be considered by City Council at the Regular Council meeting on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. Those persons interested in viewing the proposed bylaw may do so by attending City Hall Reception, 171 Main Street, Penticton, B.C. between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Permissive Tax Exemptions