Homestead Benefit

Update

October, 2020
2017 Homestead Benefit payments will be paid to eligible taxpayers beginning in May 2021.

About the Homestead Benefit

NJ's Homestead Benefit program provides property tax relief to eligible homeowners. For most, the benefit is distributed to your municipality in the form of a credit, which reduces the resident's property taxes an average of $255. 

For questions, call New Jersey's Homestead Benefit Hotline at 888-238-1233.