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Oceanport Borough Hall:

315 E. Main Street
Oceanport, NJ 07757

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Assessor

Hours of Operation: Wednesdays 5 - 7 p.m.

Location: Borough Hall

Personnel

Position Name Phone
Tax Assessor John E. Butow 732-222-8179

Tax Maps (large download)

 

TAX ASSESSMENT INFORMATION

The responsibilities of the Assessor’s Office include maintaining various data on all properties located in the City.  This information includes, ownership, mailing address, location, year built, lot sizes, and characteristics of the structure.  The Assessor’s Office adjusts assessments accordingly, due to changes, such as demolitions, appeals, subdivisions, or improvements.  In addition, the Assessor along with his staff reviews all property transfers and updates these records.  The Assessor's Office also provides applications for and answers questions about state mandated property tax deduction programs.

All Assessment information can be obtained from the following address:
http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/index.aspx

 

Senior Citizen Property Tax Deduction

A property owner may apply for a Senior Citizen property tax deduction at any time during the year. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for by December 31st of the tax year in which it is claimed. A deduction of $250 will be granted, as long as all of the following State of New Jersey requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:

To print an application for the Senior Citizen Property Tax Deduction click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/ptd.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork:

 

Disabled Person Property Tax Deduction

A property owner may apply for a Disabled person property tax deduction at any time during the year. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for by December 31st of the tax year in which it is claimed. A deduction of $250 will be granted, as long as all of the following State of New Jersey requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:

To print an application for the Disabled Person Property Tax Deduction click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/ptd.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork:

 

Surviving Spouse of Senior Citizen or Disabled Person Property Tax Deduction

A property owner may apply for a Surviving Spouse of Senior Citizen or Disabled Person property tax deduction at any time during the year. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for by December 31st of the tax year in which it is claimed. A deduction of $250 will be granted, as long as all of the following State of New Jersey requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:

To print an application for the Disabled Person Property Tax Deduction click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/ptd.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork:

 

Veteran Property Tax Deduction

At any time during the year a property owner may apply for a Veteran property tax deduction. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for by December 31 of the tax year in which it is claimed. A deduction of $250 will be granted, as long as all of the following State of New Jersey requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:

To print an application for the Veteran Property Tax Deduction click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/vss.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork:

 

Survivng Spouse of Veteran Property Tax Reduction

At any time during the year a property owner may apply for a Widow of a Veteran property tax deduction. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for by December 31 of the tax year in which it is claimed. A deduction of $250 will be granted, as long as all of the following State of New Jersey requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:

To print an application for the Surviving Spouse of Veteran Property Tax Deduction click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/vss.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork:

 

Assessment Appeals

Assessment Appeals must be received by the Monmouth County Tax Board on or before January 15th of the tax year. The total of all taxes and municipal charges must be paid.

To print an appeal form and a guide to understanding tax appeals click on the following link and downloadn the forms from the options provided:
http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/form/forms.aspx?cd=0&ty=Dept#Tax

 

Added/Omitted Assessment Appeals

Added/Omitted Assessment Appeals must be received by the Monmouth County Tax Board on or before December 1st of the tax year.
To print an added/omitted appeal form with preparation instructions click on the following link:
http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/petitionofappeal-added-omitted.pdf

 

Disabled Veteran Exemption

At any time during the year a property owner may apply for Disabled Veteran property tax exemption. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for as soon as all the requirements have been met. The exemption will only apply to the current year and years forward. Property tax exemption will be granted, as long as all of the following requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:

To print an application for the Disabled Veteran Property Tax Exemption click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/dvsse.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork:

 

Surviving Spouse of a Disabled Veteran Exemption

At any time during the year a property owner may apply for Disabled Veteran property tax exemption. Applications are made to the Assessor, and must be applied for as soon as all the requirements have been met. The exemption will only apply to the current year and future years. Property tax exemption will be granted, as long as all of the following requirements are met, and the supplemental paperwork is supplied:
Must be a citizen and resident of New Jersey as of October 1st of the pretax year.


To print an application for the Surviving Spouse of a Disabled Veteran Property Tax Exemption click on the following link: http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/includes/pdf/dvsse.pdf

All applicants must supply the following paperwork: