The Collector’s duties range from preparing and mailing the tax bills, aiding residents with rebate deduction forms, preparing certified property lists, tax searches and other related and non-related functions. Other duties may include coordinating communications between citizens, representatives of the Governing Body, County and State Government as well as the private sector.
Property tax bills are mailed every summer.
Taxes are due quarterly on Feb. 1st, May 1st, Aug. 1st, & Nov. 1st.
There is a 10 (ten) day grace period with each quarter.
The State on New Jersey provides 2 separate programs for Property Tax relief:
• Homestead Benefit – available to many residential taxpayers on their primary residence; given as a credit applied towards property taxes
• Property Tax Reimbursement (Senior Freeze) – available to Senior Citizens and certain Disabled Persons, provides reimbursement between a “base year” and the prior year when taxes increase; given as a reimbursement check from the State.
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Full Property Tax Exemption for veterans disabled due to active duty, or surviving spouses/domestic partners of such veterans.
Property Tax Deduction of $250 for Senior Citizens or certain Disabled persons, or surviving spouses/domestic partners of those persons; must have income of $10,000 or less with certain exclusions; deductions applied directly bill; both forms below required.
Property Tax Deduction of $250 for veterans, or surviving spouses/domestic partners of veterans; must have income of $10,000 or less with certain exclusions; deduction applied directly to bill; certain dates of active duty services required.