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08/24/2015   Mailing of 2013 Homestead Benefit Applications
07/13/2015   Revised 2015 Income Guidelines
05/28/2015   2014 PTR Application Deadline Extension
05/07/2015   2015 Revenue Sharing Report Forms
02/26/2015   2014 Table of Equalized Value Amended per Tax Court

Mailing of 2013 Homestead Benefit Applications - 08/24/2015

The Division of Taxation has begun mailing 2013 Homestead Benefit application packets to New Jersey homeowners. The Homestead Benefit Internet filing application on the Division of Taxation website and automated telephone filing system (877-658-2972) will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week during the filing period. The deadline for filing is Friday, Oct. 30, 2015. Homeowners who need assistance should call the Homestead Benefit Hotline (888-238-1233).

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Revised 2015 Income Guidelines - 07/13/2015

A memo regarding Revised 2015 Income Guidelines for Real Property Tax Deduction for Senior Citizens, Disabled Persons and Surviving Spouses has been posted to the Tax Collector Library.  The guidelines are to assist all concerned with the administration of Chapter 129, Laws of 1976, as amended, and to aid in determining income which may be deducted or excluded from gross income of citizens and residents of this state, 65 years of age or more, or less than 65 years but permanently and totally disabled, or their surviving spouses, age 55 or more, in certain cases, who are applying for the Real property Tax Deduction under N.J.S.A. 54:4-8.40 et seq. For questions please call Susan Dobay, Supervising Field Representative, at (609) 633-8443.

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2014 PTR Application Deadline Extension - 05/28/2015

The Property Tax Reimbursement (Senior Freeze) Program, now in its 17th year, reimburses qualified applicants for the property tax increases they incur each year. Applicants must continue to meet all the income eligibility and residency requirements and must file an application each year to receive the reimbursement. The Division of Taxation has extended the application deadline from June 1, 2015 to October 15, 2015.  

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2015 Revenue Sharing Report Forms - 05/07/2015

Forms for the 2015 certification of property tax deductions and veteran deductions are now available in the Tax Collector document library. As in the past, the forms should be printed out and then completed. Collectors should mail the completed paper forms with original signatures to the county boards of taxation. The boards, in turn, shall mail hard copies to the Division of Taxation. For QUESTIONS or ASSISTANCE with the forms, please contact Jessica Lanna at (609) 943-4399.

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2014 Table of Equalized Value Amended per Tax Court - 02/26/2015

A copy of the 2014 Table of Equalized Valuations has been posted to the Tax Collector Library. The Division of Taxation is required by law to distribute copies of this Table to the Commissioner of Education, Municipal Clerks of each municipality and the County Tax Administrators of each County Board of Taxation, as per P.L. 1954, Chapter 86, N.J.S.A. 54:1-35.1 and N.J.S.A. 54:51 A-4(c). Per the Division's memo dated October 1, 2014, all future Tables will be e-mailed to each municipal clerk starting October 1, 2015. Questions can be emailed to or call 609-633-1287. 

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Updated: 08/24/2015