Tax Collector > Deductions, Rebates and Reimbursements
PROPERTY TAX DEDUCTIONS
Veterans are entitled to a $250.00 per year property tax deduction. Applications are available in the Tax Office. Completed applications must be accompanied by a copy of the Veteran’s DD-214.
Senior Citizens (65 years of age or older) and disabled individuals can receive a $250.00 per year property deduction, which is also income dependent. Individuals interested in receiving this deduction are required to complete an application to determine eligibility. Applications are available in the Tax Office.
If you are receiving a Senior Citizen or Disabled Individual, $250.00 property tax deduction, you will receive in January of each year a post annual tax year statement. The completed statement must be returned by March 1st or the deduction will be removed.
STATE OF NEW JERSEY PROPERTY TAX REBATE/REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAMS
The State of New Jersey currently has two programs available for eligible residents:
Homestead Rebate: Information about the Homestead Rebate may be obtained from the Division of Taxation by calling 1‑888‑238‑1233.
Property Tax Reimbursement (PTR) aka “Senior Freeze”: For qualified Seniors or Disabled.
Information / Applications may be obtained by calling 1‑800‑323‑4400
To ask questions: 1‑800‑882‑6597.
For further information please visit the State of NJ web-site at: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/