Tax Collection Tidbits
TAX BILL UPDATE
Monmouth County has approved our 2012 Final Tax Rate allowing Hazlet Township to send 2012 Final/2013 Preliminary Tax Bills.
August 1, 2012 Property Taxes are still due on August 1, 2012, but the grace period has been extended to August 20, 2012 at 5:00PM.
August 2012, November 2012, February 2012, and May 2012 quarterly Property Tax amounts are printed on one Tax Bill. Residents are urged to retain this Tax Bill for use in filing your 2012 Income Tax Returns since there will not be a second bill printed in September.
TAX APPEAL UPDATE
Anyone who filed a successful Property Tax Appeal will receive a revised November 2012 Tax Stub at the end of August, 2012.
HOMESTEAD BENEFIT UPDATE
The filing deadline for the Homestead Benefit Application has been extended to October 19, 2012.
Anyone meeting all of the eligibility requirements will receive a revised February 2013 Tax Stub at the end of December 2012.
PROPERTY TAX REIMBURSEMENT (PTR BOOK) UPDATE
The State of New Jersey will be processing PTR reimbursement checks for all individuals who have met the filing requirements with the exception of those who have 2011 income of more than $70,000.00. The State of New Jersey has informed us that any applicant whose 2011 income was over $70,000.00 will not be receiving a reimbursement check.
Please contact the Tax Collection Department if you have any questions – 732-217-8642 phone; 732-739-6830 fax; firstname.lastname@example.org e-mail.