Property Tax Billing
Register for Property Tax eBilling
Taxpayers can register to receive their City of Hamilton property tax bills electronically via the City’s new online eBilling portal.
Learn about your property tax bill including due dates, how to pay, making changes and available assistance programs.
How to read your tax bill
Helpful explanations for reading and understanding your property tax bill.
Make changes to your property tax bill
Keep your information up to date so you receive your property tax bill on time and avoid late penalties and interest charges.
Register for eBilling for Property Taxes
The City has a new eBilling service for property tax bills that will allow taxpayers to receive their tax bills electronically.
Due Dates and Penalties
Property tax bills are sent out twice per year, in early February and early June. Learn about the payment due dates and penalties.
Tax Assistance Programs
There are various tax assistance programs available for residential taxpayers based on age or income.
Request for Tax Certificate
A tax certificate is generally purchased by lawyers dealing with property sales or when a mortgage is being approved for a property.
Sale of Properties for Tax Arrears
If property taxes are two calendar years in arrears, the City can register a lien or Tax Arrears Certificate on title.
Find out How to
Understand your Property Tax Bill
Get a breakdown of the specific parts of your bill, and what the different tax class codes mean.
May 31, 2023