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Property Tax


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 […]

NJ State Senior Property Tax Freeze Deadline Extended

The deadline to apply for the Senior Freeze program has been extended to Dec. 31, 2020. Check if you’re eligible today:

Tax Lien Sale Information

The 2020 Tax Lien sale will be held online this year.  See EggHarborCity – RealTaxLien ( for information. The Tax Lien Sale is December 16th, 2020.  To avoid a lien being sold, payments must be received by 12/15/20 at 3:30PM. Please call the Tax Office Mon-Fri from 9:00am to 3:30pm, or email

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 Residential 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


Property Taxes are billed once per year. Each annual billing includes payment stubs for the third (due 8/1)and fourth (due 11/1) quarters of the current tax year and the first (due 2/1) and second (due 5/1) quarters of the next tax year. Bill are typically mailed in late July. The last date to pay without […]