Tall Tree Forestry
Tall Tree Forestry
Helping landowners meet their forest objectives through sustainable forest management.
Sustainable forest management is a way of using and caring for forests so as to maintain their environmental, social and economic values and benefits over time.
— Natural Resources Canada

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.


Tree Planting

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

  • Wildlife/pollinating gardens

  • and more!


Other Services



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

  • Tree marking

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.