Managed Forest Tax Incentive Plan (MFTIP)
landowners who get their property classified as ‘Managed Forest’ pay 25% of the municipal tax rate set for residential properties. Saving 75% of taxes on the Managed Forest portion of the property.
Are you eligible to save?
To be eligible you need to:
own 4 hectares (9.88 acres) or more of forested land on a single property in Ontario on one municipal roll number
be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
be a Canadian corporation, partnership
be a trust or conservation authority
have a minimum number of trees on each hectare (acre) of forest you own
How to Participate
Step 1: Review the Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program Guide to help determine if you are eligible. A Managed forest plan approver from Tall Tree Forestry or another approver can verify this.
Step 2: Prepare a Managed Forest Plan that includes details about your property and how you will manage it.
Step 3: Have your plan approved by a Managed Forest Plan Approver.
Step 4: Complete the Application Form.
Step 5: Gather all required documents for your application package.
Step 6: Send the complete application package to the Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program Administrator.
Helping landowners Establish and manage trees on their land.
Plant now so they can grow tomorrow.
Get the best start! At Tall Tree Forestry We:
Establish Planting objectives and provide planting options
Determine the best species for the site
Create detailed planting plan
Assess survival and health of trees post plant
Planting Projects we Complete:
Windbreaks, privacy fences and laneways
Tiny urban and rural back yards to small forested blocks
Seed collection and dispersal
How can we help you?
At Tall Tree Forestry we also:
Create trails and complete trail maintenance
Identify invasive species and create management plans
Collect and disperse various seed specializing in tree seed
Educate landowners about their forests
Manage for restoration of wildlife habitat and environmental protection
Looking for a service not listed?
We strive to help landowners meet their short and long term goals. Contact us and we'll see what we can do to help you.