Municipal Drive, Bordentown, NJ 08505
609-298-2800 Ext. 5479 — FAX: 609-291-2105
OFFICE HOURS: 9:00 -4:30 P.M.
The Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for collecting property taxes from Bordentown Township property owners. Information and questions regarding your tax assessment can be obtained from the Tax Assessor’s Office. The Tax Collector is only responsible for the billing and collection of property taxes.
News & Notices from the Office of the Tax Collector
- The 2013 Homestead Rebates have been applied to the May tax bill. If you have received a Homestead Rebate for 2013, you will receive a new bill with the updated amount to pay. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Tax Office.
- The Division of taxation will begin mailing out 2015 property tax reimbursement applications, (Senior Freeze) to the senior citizens and disabled citizens who may be eligible for the program. The deadline for filing is June 1, 2016. Online information is available at: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/ptr/index.shtml to ask questions: 1-800-882-6597 (8:30-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except holidays.
2015 Burlington County Tax Rates
2015 Tax Ratio: 89.80
2015 Tax Rates
Fire District 1: 3.204
Fire District 2: 3.01
TAX RATE AND RATIO INFO
2014 Ratio 90.53%
Fire District#1 3.057
Fire District#2 3.057
2013 Ratio 90.53%
Fire District#1 3.018
Fire District#2 2.998
2012 Ratio 84.44%
Fire District#1 2.292
Fire District#2 2.293
2011 ratio 102.06%
2010 ratio 103.30%
State Homeowner Preservation Finance Program: The State of New Jersey has a new program for homowners who are looking to refinance in order to avoid foreclosure. The program is called THE HOMEOWNER PRESERVATION REFINANCE PROGRAM. For full details about the program you can visitwww.njhope.nj.gov. or call 1-800-NJ-HOUSE. The agency will be able to direct you to various stages of all mortgage procedures.
The New Jersey Housing Mortgage Finance Agency has announced the "New Jersey HomeKeeper Program" funded thru a grant from United States Treasury's Hardest Hit Fund. The program offers financial help to homeowners who are in danger of losing their home as a direct result of unemployment or underemployment. It provides assistance in the form of a second mortgage loan whereby the proceeds may be used to cover arrearages and/or an approved amount of the homeowner's monthly mortgage payment, including property taxes, property insurance, and mortgage insurance. Program details are available online at www.njhomekeeper.gov or the toll-free HomeKeeper call center at (855)-NJ-KEEP-1.