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Online Tax, Utility, and PILOT Payments

To help ease the burden placed on City residents during the COVID-19 crisis, the grace period for water & sewer bills due April 1, 2020 has been extended by 30 days.  The grace period will now extend until May 10, 2020.  After May 10, 2020 interest will accrue back to April 1, 2020. For online […]

Update on the New Jersey American Water acquisition of Egg Harbor City Water & Sewer Utility – Effective June 1, 2023

After two years of due diligence, legal reviews and regulatory agencies’ approvals, the sale of Egg Harbor City’s water and wastewater systems to New Jersey American Water will be completed on June 1. Once the sale is completed, residents will receive information in the mail from New Jersey American Water within about a week to […]

Utility Assistance Week – Significant Help Remains Available to Support Customers

Utility Assistance Week BPU Communications Tool Kit June 2022

2021 Homestead Benefit Information

The NJ Homestead Benefit has been applied to the tax accounts of qualified property owners, and adjusted tax bills were mailed for the 2nd quarter 2021 taxes, due May 1st, 2021.   Property owners who have their taxes escrowed through their mortgage company or bank will receive an “advice copy” of this bill. All banks […]

Estimated Tax Bills-3rd Qtr 2020

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, estimated tax bills are being mailed for the 3rd Qtr of 2020.  This is an actual tax bill and is due August 1, 2020, with a ten day grace period.  Payments received after August 10, 2020, will have interest calculated back to August 1, 2020.  Once the tax rate is […]

Tax appeal filing deadline extended to May 1, 2020.

See attached court order extending the tax appeal filing deadline to May 1, 2020. Order – Extending Tax Appeal Filing Deadlines – As Signed – 03-19-20

Tax Abatement Information

Commercial Tax Abatement Flyer

Property Taxpayer Bill of Rights

Property Taxpayers Bill of Rights


Homestead Rebate, Property Tax Reimbursement (“Senior Freeze”) Please click on State Property Tax Relief Programs under LINKS.

Tax Assessor Schedule Change

New Tax Assessor Hours: Eff May 15, 2014: Tuesday evenings by appointment. Thursday 5PM to 7PM Effective in 2015: February 1st through April 1st Tuesday and Thursday 5PM to 7PM April 2nd through January 31st Tuesday evenings by appointment. Thursday 5PM to 7PM