Online Tax and Utility Payments
We are proud to offer the ability to make tax and utility payments online. Please call the Finance office, or Tax Collector Kim Jaworski at 856-468-5228 first to receive your block, lot, and payment amount if you are unsure. Failure to enter the correct block and lot information may result in the delay of posting your payment, rejection of the payment or posting to the incorrect account. Visa Debit Cards have a $3.95 fee and all other debit and credit cards are assessed a fee of 2.95% of the total payment. Should you choose to pay by e-check a flat fee of $1.95 will be charged.
IF YOU HAVE A DELINQUENT BALANCE PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE TO CONFIRM THE AMOUNT DUE BEFORE MAKING PAYMENT ONLINE!!
Laurie Christinzio, Deputy Treasurer/Utilities Clerk
Kathy Schools, Deputy Registrar/Finance Office Clerk
Finance Office Hours:
Monday 8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Tuesday - Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am to 1:00pm
Please contact Laurie or Kathy of the Finance Office at 856-468-5228, during the hours posted above, with questions or concerns.
Kim Jaworski, Tax Collector
Tax Collector Hours: Monday evenings 5:00pm to 8:00 pm
Kim Jaworski, the Borough Tax Collector is available to assist residents on Monday evenings from 5:00pm to 8:00pm by phone at 856-468-5228 or in person at the Borough Finance Office.
Deductions for Senior/Disabled:
Annual deduction of $250.00 from property taxes for homeowner's age 65 or older and/or disabled persons who meet certain income residency requirements is available through the Borough. Information can be found here as well: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/relief.shtml
Annual deduction of $250.00 from property taxes for qualified veterans and unmarried surviving spouses is available through the Borough. Information can be found here as well: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/otherptr.shtml
NJ Property Tax Relief Homestead Rebate Program:
To file applications by phone: 1-877-658-2972
To file applications online: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/relief.shtml
To ask questions: 1-888-238-1233 (Homeowners) or 1-609-292-6400 (Tenants)
Online information: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/relief.shtml
To check status (Amount) of a filed rebate application: 1-877-658-2972
Taxation e-mail address for rebate questions: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/relief.shtml
Property Tax Reimbrusement Program:
To ask questions: 1-800-882-6597
To check the status of a filed application: 1-800-882-6597
To listen to information or to order an application: 1-800-323-4400
Online information: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/propfres.htm
TTY Equipment Users: 1-800-286-6613 or 1-609-984-7300
Tax Payment Schedule 2020-2021
(2020/2021 Tax Year Tax Rate 4.213%)
Please Click Here for the 5 Year Tax Rate Comparison
|1st Quarter||2nd Quarter||3rd Quarter||4th Quarter|
|February 1st||May 1st||August 1st||November 1st|
- Tax bills are sent out in July with four quarterly stubs.
- If your taxes are escrowed through your mortgage company, you will receive an "advice only" bill.
- All quarters have a ten-day grace period.
- On the eleventh day, interest will accrue, retroactive to the first.
- Payments are accepted by mail or in person during regular business hours.
- You may also drop your payment in the mail slot located on the front door of the Municipal Building.
- Forms such as Veterans and Senior Deductions, Petitions of Appeal, etc. are available in the Finance Office of the Municipal Building, otherwise you can download from the County Website.
- Our Tax Collector is available to assist residents on Monday evenings from 5pm to 8pm.
The Tax Assessment Office is now operated by the Gloucester County Office of Assessment.
The Office is available to assist with Tax Assessment needs as follows:
Gloucester County Office of Assessment
Clayton Complex, Building A
Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
1200 N. Delsea Drive
Clayton, NJ 08312
Filing a Tax Appeal in 2020
You can stop by the Clayton office between 8:30am and 4pm Monday through Friday and pick up a form or you can go online to the forms page of the Gloucester County website. Look for "Forms" on the left, click and then look for "Filing a Tax Appeal in 2017." Please print all pages.
First and Third Tuesdays Only 11:30am to 3:30 pm
"Satellite" Office of Assessment
115 Budd Boulevard Office # ED-2
Woodbury, NJ 08096
Effective 8-1-16 Satellite Location
Budd Boulevard will no longer be staffed by County Assessment Office.
It will be available by appointment only. Please call 856-307-6445 for
any County Assessing questions or to set up a appointment.
Water / Sewer 2021
Water bills are mailed out in January and March and payment is due on January 31st and April 1st.
Water payment due January 31st is a fixed rate of $242.00.
Water bill due April 1st is a charge for consumption.
(Ordinance No. 2020-4)
Sewer bills are mailed out in June and September and payment is due on July 1st and October 1st.
Sewer payment due July 1st is $280.00.
Sewer payment due October 1st is $280.00.
(Ordinance No. 2020-5)
|Gallonage||Billing Amount per 1,000 Gallons|
|0 to 80,000||$3.85|
|80,001 to 100,000||$4.90|
|100,001 to 150,000||$6.27|
A 10 day grace period will be allowed before any interest will be charged.
A rate of interest on delinquent payments and bills is fixed at 18% per annum, or 1.5% per month.
For your convenience, we have a payment mail slot located in the front door entrance of the Municipal Building. Please place your stub and your check in an envelope.
There will be a $20.00 charge each time a check is returned to us from your bank.
Pet Licensing 2021
Pet Licensing is from January 1st to March 31st.
License is $7.00 for a neutered/spayed pet and $12.00 for an unaltered pet.
Proof of rabies is required to obtain a valid licence for 2021.
Rabies must be current thru November 1st, 2021.
Click here for a list of free rabies clinics in Gloucester County
$2.00 for a replacement tag.
After March 31st, a $10.00 penalty will be applied to each license.
Penalty will be waived for a newly registered pet acquired after March 31st.
The Finance Office offers free notary services during business hours.