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All tax and area rates are per $100 of Assessment. The rates are as follows:

Residential/Resource

General Tax Rate: $1.199
Mandatory Provincial Contributions Area Rate: $0.375
Community Support Area Rate: $0.096
Total Residential/Resource Rate: $1.670

Commercial 

General Tax Rate: $3.999
Mandatory Provincial Contributions Area Rate: $0.375
Community Support Area Rate: $0.096
Total Commercial Rate: $4.470

Wastewater Treatment Facility Uniform Charge: $72 per Annum
Solid waste Uniform Charge: $278 per Annum
Deed Transfer Tax Rate: 1.25% per sale/purchase price 

Low-Income Property Tax Reduction

The Town of Amherst offers a reduction for low-income property taxpayers.

2024-25 Property Tax Reduction Application