Property Tax Deductions, Exemptions & Relief

Tax Deductions & Exemptions

There are three deductions available, for $250 per year.  An application must be filled out for each deduction.

Senior Citizen:

  • Age 65 or older as of December 31 of the pre-tax year
  • Maximum income of $10,000, excluding Social Security

Disabled Person:

  • Permanently and totally disabled as of December 31 of the pre-tax year

Veterans and Widows of Veterans:

  • Active service in time of war
  • Owner of property, citizen, and resident of New Jersey as of October 1 of the pre-tax year
  • Honorable discharge or release

Tax Relief Programs

Information on the NJ Property Tax Relief Program may be found online or by calling 1-800-323-4400.

Homestead Rebate Hotline: 1-888-238-1233.