Request for Tax Certificate

A tax certificate is a statement of property taxes levied and outstanding, which is usually requested by a lawyer in relation to the closing of a real estate transaction. 

The current fee for a tax certificate is $20.00. Cheques should be made payable to the Town of Trenton.

Request a Tax Certificate

Tax certificate requests must be made in writing and can be sent along with payment to:

Town of Trenton
P.O. Box 328
Trenton, NS
B0K 1X0

Requests can also be submitted via fax: 902-752-0090 or email: 

To avoid delay, a minimum of five (5) business days are required when requesting tax certificates from the Town of Trenton.