Tax Collector

(732) 446-9235

Consetta Ellison, Tax Collector ext. 213

Office Hours: By Appointment: 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.


Tax bills will be mailed out on or before Wednesday August 16.
Please note that the third quarter (Q3) tax grace period is extended to
September 14, 2023.
Payment received after September 14, will accrue interest from the original due date of August 1st.

The Tax Collector’s office renders tax bills, receives and collects real estate taxes and associated fees; certifies tax searches, manages tax-foreclosed property; conducts tax sales on delinquent properties and assignment of liens. Tax sales are conducted once a year for both delinquent tax charges and Water & Sewer charges. The Tax Collector also provides a monthly tax collection report to the Mayor and Council.

The Borough participates in most statewide tax exemptions and deductions, which can be found on the State of New Jersey Division of Taxation’s website. For more information, please visit This link will take you to pages containing downloadable Adobe forms that can be used to apply for many exemptions.


Please visit the following New Jersey web site for:
Senior Freeze Program (Property Tax Reimbursement) / Homestead Benefit Program / Deductions, Exemptions, and Abatements /
Appeal My Property’s Assessment
Division of Taxation property tax relief program webpage


Tax payments are due quarterly on the following schedule:

Quarter Payment Due Date
Feb. 1 
May 1 
Aug. 1 
Nov. 1 

NEW TAXPAYER PROGRAM: Taxpayers now have the ability to have Property Taxes and/or Water/Sewer Utility bills paid by using the banks Automated Clearing House (ACH) system. THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THS SERVICE. If interested, please complete this form: ACH Form and return with a VOIDED CHECK to the Tax Collector’s Office.

Tax Assessor

Mark Fitzpatrick, Tax Assessor ext. 212

If you need to contact the Assessor please do so by email at

The Tax Assessor’s office is responsible for the valuation and assessment of all real property within Borough limits, calculates the Borough equalization rates and distributes an annual assessment statement to all Borough landowners. This department also certifies tax rates for the Borough to the county.