MFTIP workshop to help Owen Sound residents reduce property taxes and reap financial benefits of managed woodlots
Tuesday, August 29th 2006 12:02:22pm
(Owen Sound, ON) Landowners with more than 10 acres of forested property can qualify for up to 75% in property tax reductions under the Ontario Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program (MFTIP).
The Ontario Forestry Association is hosting a free workshop at the Royal Canadian Legion, in downtown Owen Sound on Monday, September 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. This workshop will show you how to apply for tax relief under MFTIP, set objectives for your property, prepare a forest stewardship plan and identify local resources to assist you achieve your management goals. This workshop is sponsored by the Trees Ontario Foundation.
Monday, September 25, 2006, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 6, 1456 2nd Avenue, Owen Sound, Ontario
Ontario Forestry Association
Free Woodlot Management Workshop
For more information and to register (workshop space is limited), please contact:
Ontario Forestry Association: 1.800.387.0790
Visit our website at www.oforest.on.ca or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ontario Forestry Association is a non-profit, registered charity dedicated to raising awareness and understanding of Ontario’s forests, and to developing stewardship of forest ecosystems. Visit www.oforest.on.ca.
The Trees Ontario Foundation (TOF) is a non-profit foundation established in 1994 as an independent arm of the Ontario Forestry Association. TOF was formed with a mandate to promote and support tree planting initiatives in Ontario (www.treesontario.on.ca).