Senior Freeze Extension (PTR)
Did you know relief is available to FREEZE your property taxes? Don’t miss out. The deadline to apply for the Senior Freeze program has been extended to Dec. 31, 2020. Check if you’re eligible today: https://www.nj.gov/treasury/taxation/ptr/index.shtml
This was a turbulent year. If you forgot to apply for the Senior Freeze property tax reimbursement, don’t worry. The deadline has been extended to Dec. 31, 2020. Take advantage of the extra time to get the RELIEF you deserve: https://www.nj.gov/treasury/taxation/ptr/index.shtml
If you need a PTR 1 or PTR 2 filled out, please call the tax office and provide which form you need and it will be sent to you. This form can also be emailed if preferred. PTR applications are due to the State on or before November 2nd but there might be an extension.
If you have any questions, you can call the Tax Office at 609-859-3232.
Or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Springfield Township Tax Collector
Melissa Chesla 609-723-2464 Ext. 14 or 609-859-3232
Office hours: Every Wednesday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
During each tax Quarter - 1st day of the month in February, May, August and November 9 am - 4 pm and the 2nd thought 10th day of each of these months from 9 am to 12 noon
Tax payments can be made in the tax office during the hours listed above, by using the drop box outside the municipal building at all other times or online. In the event you need a receipt or amount due please be sure to come during the hours listed above. Please be advised that deposits made in the drop box after 3 p.m. will be posted to the next business day.
The Tax Collector's Office is responsible for the following:
TAX PAYMENTS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED ONLINE OR BY ACH AUTOMATIC WITHDRAWAL. SEE BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION AND CLICK THE LINK BELOW FOR MAKING ONLINE PAYMENTS. FEES WILL APPLY AS FOLLOWS:
If you pay by ACH or e-check, there is a $1.05 convenience fee.
If you pay by Visa personal debit card, there is a $3.95 convenience fee.
The fee for all other debit and credit card payments will be
approximately 2.95% of your total bill.
Click below to make payment.
ACH check withdrawal can be set up by completing the attached form below and returning to the Tax Collector. There is no fee associated with this option.
New Jersey Division of Taxation's Property Tax Relief Program webpage link
PROPERTY TAX REIMBURSEMENT (SENIOR FREEZE) INFORMATION:
To ask questions: 1-800-882-6597 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Mon-Fri, except holidays)
To check status of a filed Application: 1-800-882-6597
To listen to information or to order an application: 1-800-323-4400
Online information: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/ptr/buffer.shtml
Text Telephone Service (TTY/TDD) for Hard-of-Hearing Users: 1-800-286-6613 or 609-984-7300
Taxation email address for general tax questions: email@example.com
Forms are available on the Springfield Township website under Tax Collector in the Application/Forms tab
PROPERTY ASSESSMENT CARDS
The property assessment cards are informational in nature and should not be used for income tax purposes. The annual tax bill is for billing purposes and is the accurate accounting of the amount of taxes paid on a property during the year.
Need to locate contact information? Find the right person to talk to in the local city offices of Springfield now.
2159 Jacksonville Jobstown Rd
Jobstown, NJ 08041
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., and in consideration of Executive Order No. 103, issued by Governor Murphy on March 9, 2020, declaring a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency in the State of New Jersey, the Township of Springfield does hereby notify the public that to protect the health, safety and welfare of our citizens while ensuring the continued functioning of government, the meeting of the Zoning Board of Adjustments of the Township of Springfield scheduled for April 19, 2021 will be held electronically. Members of the public who wish to participate in the meeting may do so through the web by going to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86574865541 or calling 1-301-715-8592 followed by meeting number 86574865541 and password 764150 at 7:30 pm. Please be advised that long distance charges may apply if you choose to use the dial in phone number depending on your phone plan. Individuals entering this meeting through the web or calling in to this number will be able to fully participate in the meeting, including providing public comment. The following applications are on for public hearing at this meeting:
APPLICATIONs AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION ARE POSTED UNDER THE DOCUMENTS TAB ON THE TOWNSHIP WEBSITE www.springfieldtownshipnj.org.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that members of the public lacking the resources or know-how for technological access should contact the Patricia Clayton, Township Clerk, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 609-723-2464, for assistance in accessing any plans and/or the meetings/hearings.
The Planning Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 20, 2021 is cancelled.
SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP SCHOOL BOARD VACANCY
PLEASE SEE TOWNSHIP NEWS/EVENTS TAB FOR TOWNSHIP, COUNTY AND STATE INFORMATION AND LINKS RELATED TO COVID-19
MUNICIPAL SERVICES DURING COVID-19 VIRUS
ONLINE TAX PAYMENTS