Tax Collector

Carol Hussey, Tax Collector
Phone:
732-542-3400 Ext. 360
Fax: 732-542-2079
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Email: taxcollector@tintonfalls.com

 

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.  

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The Borough of Tinton Falls Tax Sale was held on December 21, 2016 at 10 AM in the Municipal Building Court Room. CLICK HERE for the list of Tax Sale Properties that were sold on December 21, 2016.

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 Property Tax Payment Grace Periods

 Statutory Due Date Last Day of Grace Period
 August 1, 2016 August 19, 2016 (EXTENDED)
November 1, 2016 November 10, 2016
February 1, 2017 February 10, 2017
May 1, 2017 May 10, 2017

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. 

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Property Tax Reimbursement Deadline is October 17, 2016.

 

2016 Tax Rate

 

Tax Rate-Fire District 1: $2.096 per hundred   
Tax Rate-Fire District 2: $2.098 per hundred   
Municipal Tax: $14,694,979.34 – 0.493         
Municipal Open Space: $670,737.00 – 0.022

School Tax Regional:
High School: $12,744,100.00 - 0.428          
Elementary School: $23,076,751.00 - 0.774  
County Tax: $8,314,162.12 - 0.279
County Library: $570,854.47 - 0.020
County Open Space: $477,630.10 - 0.016
Fire District 1: $1,100,494.00 - 0.064
Fire District 2: $823,812.00 - 0.066
Ratio to True Value: 100.0%


Monmouth County Board of Taxation General Tax Rate Certification Schedule 2016



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
   1-888-238-1233

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
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Payments
· 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