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Tax Rate
Constance Ludden
Tax Collector

Elsa Diaz
Tax/Utility Clerk

General Inquiry

221 S. Fifth Ave.
Highland Park, NJ  08904

Ph: (732) 819-3788
Ph: (732) 819-3787
Fx: (732) 777-6006

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
The 2015 tax rate is $7.602 per $100 of assessed value. The tax ratio is 43.05%. The taxes are apportioned as follows: 
Municipal Tax – 27.30%
County Tax – 12.19%
School Tax – 60.51%

Tax Billing
Tax bills are mailed once a year in August and include the third and fourth quarters of the current tax year and the first and second quarters of the upcoming tax year.

Tax Due Dates
February 1
May 1
August 1
November 1

There is a 10-day grace period for each quarter.  After 10 days, interest is charged at the statutory rate of 8% on the firs t$1,500 and 18% on amounts greater than $1,500 and is retroactive to the first of the month.

On-Line Payments

Pay on-line at

Property Tax Relief Programs
Homestead Homeowner Rebate: (888) 238-1233
Property Tax Reimbursement: (800) 882-6597

Property Tax Information

A Short and Simple Glimpse at the Property Tax in New Jersey

221 S. Fifth Avenue
Highland Park, NJ 08904
Ph: (732) 572-3400