Senior Freeze: Property Tax Reimbursement and 2020 Eligibility Requirements
2020 Eligibility Requirements:
*You were age 65 or older on December 31, 2019 or you were receiving Social Security disability payments on December 31, 2019 and also on December 31, 2020;
*You live in New Jersey continuously since December 31, 2009 or earlier as either a homeowner or renter;
*You owned and lived in your home or leased a site in a mobile home park for a manufactured or mobile home that you owned since December 31, 2016 or earlier
*You paid all 2019 property taxes by June 1, 2020 and all 2020 property taxes by June 1, 2021
*Your annual income was less than $91,505* in 2019 and less than $92,969 in 2020. With some exceptions, all income must be taken into account, including Social Security, pension, etc.
**Edibility rules, income limits and benefits may be changed by the State budget that will take effect on July, 1, 2021.
For additional information, select Property Tax Relief and then Senior Freeze Program; Call the Senior Freeze Hotline: 1-800-882-6597.
*Disclaimer: This information was taken directly from the Senior Freeze pamphlet and I give them full credit on it. Please call the above number for more information.