Senior Freeze

ABOUT SENIOR FREEZE (PROPERTY TAX REIMBURSEMENT)


From the NJ State Treasury website, Aug. 31, 2021

The Senior Freeze Program reimburses eligible senior citizens and disabled persons for property tax or mobile home park site fee increases on their principal residence (main home). To qualify, you must meet all the eligibility requirements for each year from the base year through the application year.

All property tax relief program information provided here is based on current law and is subject to change.

2020 Senior Freeze Applications

The State Budget for FY2022 has been finalized and there were no changes made to the income limit established in the 2020 eligibility requirements.

The state began mailing approved 2020 payments on July 15, 2021.

There is still time to file your application. The deadline to file is November 1, 2021. See  How To Apply for application information.

The Hazlet Tax Collector's office has the blue booklet application form for first-time applicants.