Farmland School Tax Rebate Overview

Farmland School Tax Rebate

MacGregor Elementary School
Historic school bell, MacGregor Elementary School


The Farmland School Tax Rebate (FSTR) was implemented in 2004 to support the rural economy by providing Manitoba farmland owners with school tax relief.

Note: The deadline to apply for the 2022 rebate (and prior years) has now passed.

If you have not previously applied for a rebate, you must request a current-year application form. Please contact a if you would like a 2023 application form sent to you once they are available.

If you received a rebate in 2022, you will automatically receive a pre-filled 2023 application form later in the year.

Education Property Tax Rebate

  • Even though you may have received a cheque for a portion of your school taxes, farm property owners must still apply for the Farmland School Tax Rebate if they wish to receive it.
  • Farm property owners may be eligible for up to 50 per cent of school tax to a maximum of $3,125, between related parties.
  • For more information on tax relief through the elimination of education property taxes: