PROPERTY TAXES

Tax Book


About one third of the City's annual budget is funded through property taxes.  Property taxes are calculated based on the total assessed value of the property (land value + improvements value - exemptions) divided by $100 and multiplied by the tax rate. The assessed value is determined by the Tax Assessor.  The tax rate is set and certified by the Hudson County Board of Taxation.

PROPERTY TAX DEADLINES

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

PAY PROPERTY TAXES

Online
In Person - The Tax Collector’s office is open 8:30-4:30 p.m. each business day
By Mail - Check or money order to JC Tax Collector, 280 Grove Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Checking Account Debit - Download, complete, and send the automated clearing house (ACH) Tax Form to JC Tax Collector, 280 Grove Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302.  Please also email amatom@jcnj.org for confirmation of the ACH  and of any changes made to the Banking Account to be debited.
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