2015 Tax Sale
As per State Statute N.J.S.A. 54:5-19, a Tax Lien Sale will be held to collect open balances which support the Board of Education, County, Fire District and Municipal budgets. This action includes all 4 quarterly amounts issued for 2015, added assessments which were billed in October 2015, municipal clean-up charges (if applicable) and open water & sewer billing by the Old Bridge Municipal Utility Authority. The tax sale is scheduled for December 16, 2015. Any unpaid balances which remain open as of November 11, 2015 will be subject to tax sale.
Any delinquent balance will be subject to tax sale fees beginning on November 11, 2015. Per N.J.S.A. 54:5-38, fees are 2% of the outstanding balance with a minimum of $15.00 and a maximum of $100.00. The Tax Collector does not have the authority to waive these fees. In addition per N.J.S.A. 54:5-26, you are subject to additional notification fees of $50.00. If the delinquent balance is paid by November 17, 2015, $50.00 will be waived. If the delinquent balance is paid by November 24, 2015, $25.00 will be waived. As per N.J.S.A. 54:5-26, the list of properties subject to tax sale will be advertised in the Home News Tribune on December 2nd & December 9th. To avoid the advertisement in the newspaper, payment must be received no later than Friday, November 20, 2015.
- After November 10, 2015, payment must be made by cash, certified check or money order. Personal checks will not be accepted.
- Tax payments must be received in the Tax Office by 7:00PM or online through the Township Website by 11:59PM on November 10, 2015.
- Postmark dates are not acceptable as payment dates in accordance with the NJ Division of Taxation.
- Please verify your tax payment was received online through the Township’s website or contact the Tax Office at 732-721-5600 ext. 2999.