95 W. Veterans Hwy, Jackson, NJ 08527 Tel # 732-928-1200

FAQ

When are tax bills mailed?
When are tax payments due?
How can I pay my taxes?
Receipts for Tax Payments?
What if I have a lien on my property and want to pay it off?
What if I want to change my mailing address?

 

When are tax bills mailed? back to top

Tax bills are mailed out once a year late June or early July. New bills are not mailed when there is a change in ownership, you must contact the tax office and request a bill.

 

When are tax payments due? back to top

Property taxes are billed in Jackson Township on a calendar year, January 1st to December 31st. The first Quarter covers January through March, the secondquarter covers April through June, the third quarter covers July through September and the forth quarter covers October through December. Payments are due in the middle month of each quarter or February 1st, May 1st, August 1st, November 1st (there is a 10 day grace period, on the 11th day interest is calculated back to the 1st. If the 10th falls on a weekend or legal holiday, you have until the next working day to make payment. We cannot accept postmarks. Failure to receive a tax bill does not exempt you from paying taxes or the interest due on delinquent taxes.

How can I pay my taxes? back to top

Tax payments can be made with check, cash or money order in person at Town Hall, Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

Payment by check or Money Order can be sent to the address below.

Mail payments to:

Jackson Township Tax Collector
95 W. Veterans Highway
Jackson, NJ 08527

Online payments can be made on our website at www.jacksontwpnj.net and then selecting "Pay Taxes Online" from either the main page or on the Collectors page. (Please note convenience fees apply to all online payments made through the website, please read the instuctions page carefully.)

How do I get a receipt? back to top

Receipts are given out at the time of payment only. Duplicate receipts cannot be issued. Whether paying in person or by mail, if you require a receipt ( other than your check) please bring, or enclose, the entire tax bill. Your tax stub will be removed and your bill will be validated with a receipt. If paying by mail, a self addressed stamped envelope would be required to return your receipt to you. If your cancelled check is satisfactory as a receipt, you would only need to drop off or mail your check and the appropriate tax stub.

What if I have a lien on my property and want to pay it off? back to top

We need a written request to provide a redemption figure. You will need to provide your information along with a date that we would receive the payment, along with the Block, Lot and Lien number. This payment must be certified funds, cash, or money order. Send request for redemption to:

Jackson Township Tax Collector
95 W. Veterans Highway
Jackson, NJ 08527

*A form to request a lien payoff is available under "Downloadable Forms"

What if I want to change my mailing address? back to top

This request must be made in writing and signed by the property owner, along with the block/lot and reason and sent to:

Jackson Township Municipal Assessor
95 W. Veterans Highway
Jackson, NJ 08527

*A form to request an address change is available under "Downloadable Forms"

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About Jackson Township

During 1994, we celebrated the 150th year of Jackson's existence as an incorporated municipality in the State of New Jersey. As the handwritten Legislative Act reads, "Having been three times read in the Council (the State Senate) on February 29, 1844,"

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