Tax Collector

TAX SALE

Sept. 14, 2020

The Township of Hazlet has announced the sale of 2019 and prior year delinquent taxes and other municipal charges through an online auction on October 20, 2020 beginning at 8:00 am.
The last day to pay is Monday, October 19 2020 at 2 pm. For a listing of all parcels, delinquencies and costs, along with bidding instructions, visit: https://hazlet.newjerseytaxsale.com

Information can be viewed free of charge.

Payments

Use WIPP to make payments online or obtain your property tax account information electronically.  The system also provides inquiry information of balance due, payment history and assessment information.

Tax payments due for the current quarter may be paid by credit card. For information and the convenience fee for this service, call 800-2pay-tax, (800-272-9829).

Tax bills are due on:

  • February 1
  • May 1
  • August 1
  • November 1

There is a 10-day grace period unless the last day to pay falls on a weekend or holiday. The grace period is then extended to the next business day.

Direct withdrawal funds must be available on the 6th day of February, May, August, and November.

An interest rate of 8% per annum on the first $1,500 of delinquency and 18% per annum on any amount in excess of $1,500. The Tax Collector is also authorized to charge a taxpayer having a tax and sewer delinquency in excess of $10,000, at the end of the calendar year, a Year-End-Penalty of 6%.  N.J.S.A. 54:4-67

Hours

Tax office hours are Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Fridays. 

At 5 p.m. the tax collection computers change over to the next business day (Township Ordinance Number 1043-97).

Check Information

Delinquent interest will be charged after 5 p.m. on the 10th day of the month taxes are due. To avoid return check fee of $20, your check date should match the date of your transaction.

All checks are deposited into Provident Bank on the day of receipt.

Drop Box

NightDropOur tax collection drop box, located past the entrance of Town Hall and to the right of the flagpole, may be utilized at anytime for check transactions only. For your own protection, do not leave cash in the box. Checks only.

Jurisdiction Number

Your will have to use Hazlet Township jurisdiction Number 4005 to insure proper credit to your property taxes. Use your complete block and lot number and also include your telephone number with the payment information.

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