The 2023-2024 budget for the Town of Bridgewater was approved on April 11, 2023. The final budget document can be downloaded by clicking here.
>>> 2023-2024 TAX RATES
Residential Tax Rate -- $1.85 per $100 of Assessment
Commercial Tax Rate -- $4.07 per $100 of Assessment
Mulitpurpose Tax Rate -- $0.06 per $100 of Assessment
>>> 2023-2024 SEWER RATES
Residential & Land-leased Communities
One Dwelling Unit $518.00 plus $328.00 for each additional dwelling unit.
Base Charge $1,109 plus $79 for each guest unit.
Other Commerical, Shopping Centres, Institutional, and Industrial Users
For the first user $1,109 plus $742 for each additional user.
Base Charge $4,922 plus $79 for each patient bed.
Town of Bridgewater tax and water bill payments must be received by the Town Office by the due date to avoid applicable interest charges. If you are paying by mail or through your bank, please allow enough time for your payment to reach the Town Office by the due date. Interest will not be adjusted if received by the Town after the due date. We encourage you to pay your tax and water bills by the due dates to avoid our collection procedures.Interim tax bills for approximately half the year's taxes will be mailed in April, due the last day of May. The final bill for the year will be billed in August, due the end of September.The interest rate is 1% per month (12% annually) and will be charged the first day of every month that the account is in arrears
IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED YOUR CURRENT TAX BILL OR HAVE RECENTLY BOUGHT A NEW HOME, PLEASE CONTACT THE TAX OFFICE AT 902-541-4360 OR BY
OTHER FINANCIAL INFORMATION
AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Click to download - Financial Statements to March 31, 2023
Two structured reports—the Financial Condition Index and the Municipal Profile—bring together a group of indicators to give an overall snapshot for each municipality in the Province of Nova Scotia. Please click here to view Bridgewater's most recent financial indicators.
For any information regarding your assessment value or classification or the Capped Assessment Program, please contact Property Valuation Services Corporation (PVSC) at: http://www.pvsc.ca/en/home/default.aspx
Any address changes for property taxes are also done through PVSC. If you wish to change the name appearing on your bill or assessment, please contact the Registry of Deeds by clicking here.