Welcome to the West Milford Tax Collector's Office.
Tax Collector - Rita De Nivo
Asst. Tax Collector - Stacia Aldrich
PT. Jean Kelly
Office Hours 8:30 A.M .- 4:30 P.M.
Collections 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Monday thru Friday
Our staff always strives to assist taxpayers with courtesy and professionalism.
Throughout this site, you will find helpful information to assist you.
If you need more information, you may contact us at 973 728-2785.
STATE REBATE PROGRAMS
Please call the numbers listed below for questions, application or status of an application.
File an application 1-877-658-2972
Status of application 1-877-658-2972
Property Tax Reimbursement (Freeze)
Order an application 1-800-323-4400
Status of an application 1-800-882-6597
These rebates are state programs please feel free to contact the State of New Jersey with any questions or concerns.
NEW TAX DATA INQUIRY
Please go to service click the link click tax data inquiry to look up your property tax information.
DROP OFF BOXES
Residents of The Township Of West Milford, please be advised that new drop off boxes
have been relocated to the circle in front of town hall. You now can drive up and drop off your payment.
This office is truly sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused some taxpayers.
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ANTI-FORECLOSURE PROGRAMS ALREADY IN EFFECT VISIT THE
NJ HOUSING AND MORTGAGE FINANCING AGENCY
CALL THE HOUSING AND MORTGAGE FINANCE AGENCY (HFMA) AT (609) 278-7400
FOR STATEWIDE FORECLOSURE PREVENTION RESOURCES PLEASE
CALL 1-800-NJ HOUSE
2017 Billing Information
2017 Final tax bills will be mailed on of July 21, 2017 with a due date to pay property taxes without interest will be August 15, 2017 for 3rd quarter only and has a 10 calendar day grace period. Any tax payment that is paid after August 25, 2017 interest will revert back to the original due date of August 1, 2017. November 1st taxes will be due November 1, 2017 with 10 calendar day grace period. If the 10th falls on a holiday or weekend it will be extended to the next business day.
Failure to receive a tax bill does not relieve the owner from paying property taxes and any delinquent interest that accrues from late payments.
Per N.J.S.A 54:4-64
Homestead credits were applied to the second quarter on the 2017 tax bill.
IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED YOUR FINAL TAX BILL FOR 2017 PLEASE CONTACT THIS OFFICE FOR A DUPLICATE BILL OR A PRINT OUT.
Homeowners, please be advised that if your taxes become delinquent at the end of the year and are over $10,000.00 in delinquencies you will be charged a 6% year end penalty. If you need further information on this please contact this office.
All Homeowners have the option to pay by mail, in person, our office hours are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday, or use one of our drop off boxes located outside on either end of the parking lot at the circle,one is by the 911 monument and the other is at the opposite end, or pay on-line thru this website
MUNICIPAL UTILITIES AUTHORITY
Any property owner that has municipal utility charges are to call the MUA Dept. at 973-506-7330
any payment should be made to MUA Dept.
with a mailing address of
179 Cahill Cross Road Suite 221
West Milford, NJ 07480
Please be advised that if you use your own bill pay program please change mailing address to the above.
I thank you for your cooperation.
PROPERTY ASSESSMENT CARDS
(GREEN POST CARDS)
MAILED EVERY YEAR JANUARY 31st
THIS POST CARD IS TO INFORM THE HOMEOWNER OF THEIR CURRENT YEAR
ASSESSED VALUE, IF A HOMEOWNER IS NOT HAPPY WITH THEIR ASSESSED VALUE THE CARD
GIVES INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE APPEAL PROCESS.
THIS CARD IN NOT TO BE USED FOR INCOME TAX PURPOSES, HOMEOWNERS
SHOULD USE THEIR FINAL TAX BILL THAT WAS MAILED IN JULY.