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Tax Deductions

Veteran’s/Widow of Veteran’s Deduction
Annual deduction of $250.00 from property taxes to qualified veterans or surviving spouses. You must have been in the service during active wartime/peacekeeping periods. Applications are available at the municipal tax office. You must provide a copy of your DD-214 (Service record and discharge). For the application and more detailed information please visit the following websites:

Senior Citizen’s Annual Property Tax Deduction

Did you know relief is available to FREEZE your property taxes? Don’t miss out. The deadline to apply for the
Senior Freeze program has been extended to Dec. 31, 2020. Check if you’re eligible today:
https://www.nj.gov/treasury/taxation/ptr/index.shtml

This was a turbulent year. If you forgot to apply for the Senior Freeze property tax reimbursement, don’t worry.
The deadline has been extended to Dec. 31, 2020. Take advantage of the extra time to get the RELIEF you deserve: https://www.nj.gov/treasury/taxation/ptr/index.shtml

The Senior Freeze property tax reimbursement program has been a vital lifeline for many seniors and disabled individuals throughout New Jersey, helping to keep their property taxes stable so they can remain in their homes well into their golden years. This year, due to COVID-19, we have extended the application deadline until Dec. 31, 2020 to provide more time so that we can ensure as many eligible taxpayers as possible take advantage of this program.

Annual deduction of $250.00 from property taxes for homeowners age 65 or older, or disabled, who meet income and residency requirements. You must be age 65 (or disabled) on or before October 1st of the prior year. Property must be your principal residence. Annual income limit of $10,000 (please see the application for excludable income). Applications are available at the municipal tax office. You must verify your income annually and provide a copy of your proof of age. For the application and further information please visit the following website:

CLAIM FOR REAL PROPERTY TAX DEDUCTION ON
DWELLING HOUSE OF QUALIFIED NEW JERSEY RESIDENT
SENIOR CITIZEN, DISABLED PERSON, OR
SURVIVING SPOUSE/SURVIVING CIVIL UNION PARTNER


Supplemental Income Statement for
Use by Tax Collector in Determining Eligibility for Deduction:

$250 REAL PROPERTY TAX DEDUCTION
SUPPLEMENTAL INCOME FORM