Pay Property Taxes

Pay Property Taxes

Search for your current Jersey City (NJ) property tax biils and pay them online using this service. 

FAQs

How are Property taxes calculated in Jersey City, NJ?

Property taxes in Jersey City are calculated based on the Total Assessed Value of the property (land value + improvements value - exemptions) divided by $100 and multiplied by the tax rate.

The assessed value is determined by the Tax Assessor.  The tax rate is set and certified by the Hudson County Board of Taxation.

What are other available options to pay property taxes in Jersey City?

You can pay your Jersey City Property Taxes using one of the following methods:

  • Pay In Person - Walk-in payments can be made at The Tax Collector’s office, which is open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. each business day.
  • Pay By Mail - You can mail in your property tax payment amount in the form of a Check or money order to:

    City of Jersey City
    P.O. Box 2025
    Jersey City NJ 07303
  • Checking Account Debit - You can setup a debit from your checking account by completing and sending the automated clearing house (ACH) Tax Form to the following address:

    JC Tax Collector,
    280 Grove Street,
    Jersey City, NJ 07302.  

When are property taxes due in Jersey City, NJ?

Jersey City Property taxes are usually paid in 4 installments and the due dates for each installment are as follows: 

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

What is the penalty for late payment of property taxes?

Jersey City Property tax payments received after the grace period interest will be charged.  Interest in the amount of 8% per annum is charged on the first $1,500.00 of delinquency and 18% per annum on the amount over $1,500.00.  Your account will remain at the 18% threshold until it is brought current.  Interest accrues daily.

Pay Property Taxes

Pay Property Taxes

Search for your current Jersey City (NJ) property tax biils and pay them online using this service. 

FAQs

How are Property taxes calculated in Jersey City, NJ?

Property taxes in Jersey City are calculated based on the Total Assessed Value of the property (land value + improvements value - exemptions) divided by $100 and multiplied by the tax rate.

The assessed value is determined by the Tax Assessor.  The tax rate is set and certified by the Hudson County Board of Taxation.

What are other available options to pay property taxes in Jersey City?

You can pay your Jersey City Property Taxes using one of the following methods:

  • Pay In Person - Walk-in payments can be made at The Tax Collector’s office, which is open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. each business day.
  • Pay By Mail - You can mail in your property tax payment amount in the form of a Check or money order to:

    City of Jersey City
    P.O. Box 2025
    Jersey City NJ 07303
  • Checking Account Debit - You can setup a debit from your checking account by completing and sending the automated clearing house (ACH) Tax Form to the following address:

    JC Tax Collector,
    280 Grove Street,
    Jersey City, NJ 07302.  

When are property taxes due in Jersey City, NJ?

Jersey City Property taxes are usually paid in 4 installments and the due dates for each installment are as follows: 

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

What is the penalty for late payment of property taxes?

Jersey City Property tax payments received after the grace period interest will be charged.  Interest in the amount of 8% per annum is charged on the first $1,500.00 of delinquency and 18% per annum on the amount over $1,500.00.  Your account will remain at the 18% threshold until it is brought current.  Interest accrues daily.