Budget, Finance & Taxes



In the Township of Tyendinaga, there are three tax installments per year. The Interim Tax Bill (due March 31) is based on 33% of the previous years property tax rate. Once the yearly budget/tax rate is set the Total Tax Levy less the Interim Levy shall become due and payable in two equal installments (Due June 30 and September 29). The first bill is sent out in the beginning of March. The June and September bills are both mailed together at the beginning of June.

The tax rates for 2022 are as follows:

  • 2022 Residential Tax Rate: .01209325
  • 2022 Farm Tax Rate: .00302331

Paying Taxes

View our Fees, Charges, & Payment Options page for all the way you are able to pay your taxes.

Other Tax Information

  • How Your Property Tax is Calculated

  • Taxes Penalty

    A penalty of one and one quarter percent (1.25%) shall be charged for non-payment of tax installments, on the first day of default and also on the first day of each calendar month thereafter in which default continues up to and including December 31.


  • Taxes Direction of School Support

    A portion of every residents taxes goes toward the Education Levy.

    For more information on school support designation, visit MPAC’s website. 

    To change school support to Public or Separate, the property owner must fill out an Application for Direction of School Support and send the completed application to MPAC.

    Alternatively, you can also view and update your school support designation through their online portal if you are a residential property owner or tenant registered with MPAC. View their online portal here. 

    Address: 17468 Hwy 2. Trenton ON, K8P 5P7

  • Farm Property Class Taxation Program

    The Farm Property Class Taxation Program is implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture Food & Rural Affairs.

    Under this taxation policy, farm properties meeting the eligibility requirements will be identified for the Farm Property Class and will be taxed at 25% of the municipal residential tax rate. The farm residence and one acre of land surrounding it will continue to be taxed as part of the Residential class.

    Eligibility requirements for the Farm Property Class tax rate are consistent with those previously applied under the Farm Tax Rebate Program.

    Effective program year 2000, a multi-year application was introduced. If you have filed an application that is still current, it will also be used to maintain eligibility in the 2009 tax year and future tax years.

    Please visit the Ministry of Agriculture Food & Rural Affairs website to answer any questions you may have such as:

    Farm Property Contacts

    Farm Property Class:

    Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
    1 Stone Road West 2nd Floor
    Guelph, Ontario N1G 4Y2
    Toll Free: 1-800-469-2285
    Telephone: 519-826-3446
    Fax: 519-826-3170
    Email: farmtax.omafra@ontario.ca
    Website: www.omafra.gov.on.ca
    For all inquiries, please state your Owner ID number, name, address, property roll number and telephone number.

    Farm Business Registration:

    Toll Free: 1-866-327-3678
    Fax: 519-826-4118
    E-mail: contact@agricorp.com
    Website: www.agricorp.com

    Municipal Property Assessment Corporation:

    Toll Free: 1-866-296-6722
    Website: https://mpac.ca/
    For local calls, please refer to the blue pages of your telephone book.

    Assessment Review Board:

    Assessment Review Board
    655 Bay Street, Suite 1200, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2K4
    Toll Free: 1-800-263-3237
    Fax: 1-866-297-1822
    Website: www.arb.gov.on.ca

Budget Information

Budget information can be found below.

2023 Tax Rate By-law

2022 Tax Rate & Municipal Budget

2021 Tax Rate & Municipal Budget

Audited Statements

The audited statements can be found below.

2021 Audited Statement

2020 Audited Statement

  • MFOA - Understanding Municipal Budget

Contact Us

Anne-Marie Goulah
~ Treasurer
859 Melrose Road, RR #1, Shannonville, ON K0K 3A0