Tax Collector

Carol Hussey, Tax Collector
732-542-3400 Ext. 360
Fax: 732-542-2079
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

To pay your Property Taxes online Click Here.

To pay your Sewer Bill online Click Here.

The Tax Collector's office is responsible for billing, receiving and collecting all property taxes and sewer accounts.  It is also responsible for the certification of tax searches.   For your convenience there is a Payment Drop-Box (no cash please) for use during off hours at the main entrance of Borough Hall.  


The Borough of Tinton Falls held its Tax Sale on October 17, 2018 at 2 PM in the Municipal Building Court Room. CLICK HERE for the list of Tax Sale Properties that were sold on October 17, 2018.


 Property Tax Payment Grace Periods

 Statutory Due Date Last Day of Grace Period
 August 1, 2018 August 27, 2018 (EXTENDED)
November 1, 2018 November 13, 2018
February 1, 2019 February 11, 2019
May 1, 2019 May 10, 2019

To avoid a penalty, Property Tax payments must be received in our office by the last day of the grace period.  Payments received after this date will accrue interest from the statutory due date. 


Property Tax Reimbursement Deadline is October 31, 2018.


2018 Tax Rate


Tax Rate-Fire District 1: $1.998 per hundred   
Tax Rate-Fire District 2: $2.004 per hundred   
Municipal Tax: $15,570,411.93 – 0.498         
Municipal Open Space: $716,863.00 – 0.023

School Tax Regional:
High School: $12,536,562.00 - 0.393         
Elementary School: $23,314,486.00 - 0.732  
County Tax: $8,100,863.80 - 0.254
County Library: $574,163.03 - 0.018
County Open Space: $898,203.65 - 0.028
Fire District 1: $1,139,130.00 - 0.061
Fire District 2: $865,420.00 - 0.067
Ratio to True Value: 100.0%

Monmouth County Board of Taxation General Tax Rate Certification Schedule 2018

Senior/Disabled Citizen Deduction

$250.00 per year. One owner must be 65 years old or disabled on the year proceeding the year for which the deduction is claimed. Income limitation applies. For more information, contact the Tax Assessor.

Veteran’s Deduction

$250.00 per year. Veterans must have served during time of war but not necessarily overseas. For more information, contact the Tax Assessor.

Tax Relief Programs

There are two separate and distinct property relief programs available to New Jersey Homeowners:

· Property Tax Reimbursement
   1-800-882-6597 (Seniors/Disabled only)
· Homestead Property Tax Rebate

General Taxpayer Information

Make checks payable to:
Borough of Tinton Falls
Mailing Address:
556 Tinton Avenue Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
ATTN: Tax Collector

· Receipts
· Ownership Change
· Interest
· Automatic Payment (ACH)
· Preliminary & Final Taxes
· Change of Mailing Address
· Tax Authorization
· Tax Sale Notice
· Basics of NJ Tax Sales

Related Links

NJ Sites:
NJ Dept. of Taxation
NJ Property Tax Reimbursement Forms
New Jersey Division of Revenue
Other Tax Links:
The IRS Website
Forms for other States
US Tax Code Online