Taxes and Assessing Information

Taxes and Assessing generate a significant number of questions from both residents and business owners.  In order to help answer some of your questions and simplify the process, the Township has designed this page to answer the most commonly asked questions / concerns regarding Taxes and Assessing.

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When are taxes billed?

When are taxes due?

I didn't receive a bill, what should I do?

What types of payments are accepted for taxes?

Where can tax payments be made?

How do I look up my Property Tax and Assessing Record Information?

How are my taxes calculated?  Why am I being assessed a 1% Administration Fee on my taxes?

What if my tax payment is late?

Where can I get an application for Deferment?

How do I estimate my Property Tax?

What if I want to Appeal My Taxes?

I just bought property; How do I transfer the taxes in my name?  What is a Property Transfer Affidavit?

How do I file for a Principal Residence Exemption?