Tax Collector

Tax Collector – Maria Schiano Branson
t – 856-456-0750 ext 104

taxcollector@brooklawn-nj.com

Office Hours: Monday through Thursday 
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Second Wednesday of every month open till 7:00 p.m.

Taxes are due and payable on the first of February, May, August and November. The Borough of Brooklawn allows a 10-day grace period. When the 10th falls on a weekend or holiday the grace period will be extended to the next business day. Interest on late payments is calculated at 8% for the first $1,500 and 18% on all amounts over $1,500. A 6% penalty is also added for all delinquent charges over $10,000. 

A lock box is located at the front of the Municipal Building and can be used to drop off payments for taxes and water/sewer. This box is checked during business days and only once daily @ 8:30 am. If dropping payment off during business hours, please make your payments directly to the tax office.

Deductions for Senior/Disabled:

  • Annual deduction of up to $250 from property taxes for homeowner's age 65 or older and/or disabled persons who meet certain income residency requirements is available through the Borough.

Veterans Deduction:

  • Annual deduction of $250 from property taxes for qualified veterans and unmarried surviving spouses is available through the Borough.

NJ Property Tax Relief

Homestead Rebate Program:

Property Tax Reimbursement Program:

Comparison of tax rates for the last five years:  

 

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

County Tax

.733

.744

.676

1.156

1.080

Library Tax

.046

.049

.044

.078

.078

County Open Space Tax

.019

.021

.021

.000

.039

District School Tax

.722

.814

.857

1.501

1.496

Municipal Purpose Tax

1.287

 1.229

 1.177

 1.954

1.716 

Total

2.807

2.857

2.775

4.689

4.409

 

 

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Welcome To The
Borough Of Brooklawn

Borough of Brooklawn
301 Christiana Street
Brooklawn, New Jersey 08030
Phone: (856) 456-0750


Borough Hall
Hours: Monday - Thursday
8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
2nd Wed of Each Month Until 7pm


Mayor

Theresa Branella

Council Members

Julie McCleary
Mike Mevoli
Jerry Granstrom
Greg Gilbert
Patricia McConnell
Patrick Moses