Tax Relief Programs

The State of New Jersey offers three Tax Relief programs as follows:

Property Tax Freeze Program

Also called the Property Tax Reimbursement Program (PTR Program), this program reimburses eligible senior citizens and disabled persons for property tax increases on their principal residence.  For more information call 1-800-882-6597 or click on the following link  http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/ptr/

Homestead Benefit Program

This property tax relief program is available for all eligible state residents.  For more information call 1-800-882-6597 or click on the following link http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/homestead/geninf.shtml 

Senior Citizen/Disabled Deduction

This program offers an annual deduction of up to $250 from property taxes for homeowners age 65 and older or disabled who meet certain income and residency requirements.  http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/otherptr.shtml