Provincial rebate on motor vehicles or heavy equipment purchased by fire departments: tax bulletin 5012

Provincial rebate on the purchase of a motor vehicle or heavy equipment bought by a municipal or volunteer fire department to be used for firefighting. The rebate is based on HST paid.

This tax information bulletin provides details on the provincial rebate on motor vehicles or heavy equipment purchased by fire departments.

Information includes:

  • maximum rebate for a municipal or municipally funded fire department
  • maximum rebate for a volunteer fire department
  • documents needed to support the rebate application
  • time period to submit the rebate application

Type:
  • Guide

Author: Provincial Tax Commission
Department: Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services