Property Tax Assessment
New Jersey has an ad valorem based tax system which means that property tax assessment is based on the market value of your property.
Property Tax Benefits
Tax deductions are available for:
Applications for Senior and Veteran deductions are available in the Assessor's Office. Totally disabled veterans, if qualified, are entitled to real property tax exemptions.
View Tax Benefit.
Property Tax Appeals
All taxpayers in Mercer County have the right to file tax appeals with the County Board of Taxation, regardless of the amount of their assessment. Those properties with assessments greater than $1,000,000 have the option of appealing either with the County Board of Taxation or filing directly to the State Tax Court of New Jersey.
Petitions to either the County Board of Taxation or the State Tax Court must be filed and received on or before April 1, 2021.
File an Appeal
For question on tax appeals should be directed to the Mercer County Board of Taxation at 609-989-6704.