The Tax Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30am until 4:00pm. Payments received after 4:00pm on the last day of the grace period (10 days) will be considered late and subject to interest.
Any taxes remaining unpaid after the 10th of the month due are subject to interest at the rate of 8% per annum on the first $1,500.00 and 18% per annum for any amount over $1,500.00, retroactive to the first of the month. A penalty of 6% will be charged on any delinquency in excess of $10,000.00 if not paid by the end of the fiscal year.
Homestead Benefit (for homeowners)
To file applications by phone:1-877-658-2972
To file applications online: WWW.STATE.NJ.US.TREASURY/TAXATION/
To ask questions: 1-888-238-1233 (8:30am to 5:30pm, Monday through Friday, except holidays)
Online information: WWW.STATE.NJ.US/TREASURY/TAXATION/HOMESTEAD/GENINF.SHTML
E-Mail address for Homestead Benefit questions: NJ.HOMESTEADBENEFIT@TREAS.STATE.NJ.US