Gov Murphy has signed Bill A4157 temporarily extending the deadline to file a property tax appeal to July 1, 2020. Click here for more information.
The Tax Assessor is responsible for the listing and assessment of all properties within the municipality. The tax list is prepared each year and presented to the Bergen County Board of Taxation each January.
All appeals must be filed with the Bergen County Board of Taxation before April 1st of each year. Parcels with an assessment in excess of $1,000,000 may be filed directly with the New Jersey State Tax Court in Trenton. Appeals from added or omitted assessments must be submitted by December 1st to the Bergen County Board of Taxation. Petitions of appeals may be obtained by calling (201) 336-6300 or by writing to the address below.Bergen County Board of Taxation
One Bergen County Plaza
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Deductions Available to Qualifying Residents
-100% Disabled Veterans Deduction
-Unre-married widows of Veterans and Disabled Veterans
-Senior Citizen Deduction
-Surviving Spouse (55 years or older) of existing Senior Deduction
-Disabled Person Deduction
All applications pertaining to these deductions may be obtained directly from the Assessor’s Office or by clicking here. The Assessor’s office is open on a daily basis from 9 am to 4:30 pm, and the Assessor, Angela Mattiace, is available on Tuesdays from 12 pm to 4:30 pm, Thursdays from 1 pm to 4:30 pm, and Fridays from 9am-4:30 pm.
Assessor’s Office: (201) 818-4400 x210