Property Tax Deductions
Property tax deductions in the amount of $250 are available for qualified Veterans, Senior Citizens, Disabled Persons and their surviving spouses. Forms may be obtained through the Municipal Tax Assessor's Office or may be downloaded online at the Division of Taxation Web Site. (See Tax Assessment link) Click on Local Property Tax Forms…………Certain restrictions apply.
State of New Jersey Property Tax Relief Programs
Property Tax Reimbursement (Senior Freeze)
For low income homeowners who are senior citizens or disabled. Forms must be brought to the tax collection office for verification of taxes and authorized signature prior to filing application. File form PTR-1 (first time) or PTR-2.
- Homestead Property Tax Credit Act (Replaces FAIR Rebate Program)
For NJ residents who were either homeowners or tenants on October 1st of the pretax year.
Tenant: File Form TR-1040 contained in NJ Income Tax Return Booklet
Homeowner: Application will be mailed to you. Do not file form TR-1040, doing so will delay homestead credit or rebate.
Forms may be downloaded under the State of NJ Division of Taxation Web Site.
If you need additional information on any of these programs you may contact the Division of Taxation
Property Tax Reimbursement Hotline 1-800-882-6597
TTY Relay Service (Hearing impaired) 1-800-286-6613
Homestead Credit/Rebate Hotline 1-888-238-1233 (Homeowners)
Email Address firstname.lastname@example.org
Mailing Address: NJ Division of Taxation
Information & Publications Branch
P.O. Box 900
Trenton, NJ 08695-0900