Tax Collector

Tax Rate

The 2023 tax rate is $4.494 per $100 of assessed value.

The taxes are apportioned as follows:

  • Municipal Tax - 34.74%
  • County Tax - 15.24%
  • School Tax - 50.02%

View your taxes through a Tax System Look-Up provided by Municipal Software Inc.

Tax Billing

Estimated tax bills are mailed in June for the 3rd quarter and final bills are mailed in September for fourth quarter of the current tax year and the first and second quarters of the upcoming tax year.

Tax Deductions

Applications for $250 Veterans Deduction and $250 Senior Citizen/Disabled Person Deduction are available from the Tax Collector. Please contact the Tax Collector at (973) 383-3521 ext. 239 for additional information or eligibility requirements.

Tax Due Dates

  • February 1
  • May 1
  • August 1
  • November 1

There is a courtesy 10 day grace period for each quarter. After 10 days interest is charged at the statutory rate of 8% on the first $1500 and 18% on amounts greater than $1500, and is retroactive to the first of the month. There is a 6% year-end penalty for all properties delinquent over $10,000 as of December 31st.

Please note: For the convenience of our customers, drop boxes are located at both the front and side doors of the municipal building.

Property Tax Relief Programs

The 2022 Property Tax Reimbursement application deadline is October 31, 2023