Government Incentive Programs

Incentive & Rebate Programs

  • First-Time Home Buyers Tax Credit
    For 2009 and subsequent years, the HBTC is a new non-refundable tax credit, based on an amount of $5,000, for certain home buyers that acquire a qualifying home after January 27, 2009
  • Government of Ontario LTT Refunds for First-Time Home Buyers
    Land transfer tax applies to all conveyances of land in Ontario. First-time homebuyers may be eligible for a refund of all or part of the tax payable.
  • Home Buyers Plan (HBP)
    The Home Buyers' Plan (HBP) is a program that allows you to withdraw funds from your registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) to buy or build a qualifying home for yourself or for a related person with a disability. You can withdraw up to $25,000 in a calendar year.
  • Incentives for Home Ownership
    Buying your first home is one of the largest investments of your life. Canada’s Economic Action Plan introduces the First-Time Home Buyers’ (FTHB) Tax Credit and the expansion of the Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP) to provide you with additional benefits and help you realize your dream of homeownership.
  • Incentives Programs for Home
    There are many conservation and renewable energy programs available in Ontario to help you in your efforts to be more energy aware for your home. They are offered by various levels of government, by local electricity and natural gas utilities, by non-profit agencies, and by many other associations.
  • microFIT Solar PV
    As a key efficiency presence in Ontario, GreenSaver has enjoyed more that 20 years of active involvement in the energy conservation sector and is now a leading delivery agent of conservation and demand management programs for some of Ontario’s leading organizations.
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