Technical Information Branch
The Technical Information Branch consists of the Plain Language and Publications Units. This Branch designs letters and notices for other areas of the Division of Taxation; responds to correspondence; produces informational publications and tax return instructions; and gives general tax information via the Division's website.
The Plain Language Unit is responsible for effective communications that result in improved compliance. This unit reviews the Division’s written communications with the public to ensure the language used is easy to read and understand. The unit also prepares replies to general taxpayer correspondence and referrals. This unit also provides technical tax material for the Division’s website.
The Publications Unit is responsible for most of the Division's informational publications, including the instructions for individual income tax returns and applications for the property tax relief programs administered by the Division; the quarterly newsletter for tax practitioners, the New Jersey State Tax News; the Annual Report of the Division of Taxation; and brochures and notices. This unit also provides technical tax material for the Division's website.