Homestead Benefit / Senior Freeze Programs

If you have any questions about the Homestead Benefit or Senior Freeze programs, please call:

Homestead Benefit (for questions by homeowners): 
• To file applications by phone: 1-877-658-2972
• To file applications online: www.njtaxation.org
• To ask questions: 1-888-238-1233
• In-person assistance at Taxation Regional Information Centers: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/organization/ts-regional.shtml
• Online information: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/homestead/geninf.shtml

Senior Freeze: 

UPDATE - 3/5/2020:  The 2019 Form PTR-1 New Jersey Senior Freeze (Property Tax Reimbursement) Application blue books are now available at River Vale Town Hall.  The deadline to file your application is November 2, 2020.  2019 PTR-1


• To ask questions or to order an application: 1-800-882-6597
• To check the status of a filed application: 1-800-882-6597
• To listen to information: 1-800-323-4400
• In-person assistance at Taxation Regional Information Centers: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/organization/ts-regional.shtml
 • For details and to check eligibility online: https://www.nj.gov/treasury/taxation/ptr/index.shtml