DEPARTMENTS

Tax Assessor

Alex J. Worth, CTA, SLREA
Phone: (732) 446-8311
Fax: (732) 446-7998
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm

The Tax Assessor is responsible for the fair assessment of all property within Manalapan Township to provide for an equitable distribution of the tax burden.  For an overview of the Tax Assessor's office, click here.

The following items are available through the Monmouth County Open Public Records Search System.

Assessment Records Search: This powerful record search system allows you to search for assessed value, sales data, ownership information, tax list history, property record cards, annual assessment postcards and more, CLICK HERE.

Deeds Search: To obtain a noncertified copy of a deed, CLICK HERE.

Tax Map Search: Past and present tax maps, CLICK HERE.

Tax List Image Archive: Past and present tax lists, CLICK HERE.

Subdivision Maps: Past and present subdivision maps, CLICK HERE.

For more records visit the Monmouth County's Open Public Records Search System (OPRS), CLICK HERE.

 

PROPERTY TAX REFLIEF PROGRAMS

For eligibility requirements and claim forms regarding property tax relief programs for veterans, senior citizens and disabled persons, CLICK HERE.

 

CHANGE OF ADDRESS

For a change of address form, CLICK HERE.

 

TAX RATE AND RATIO HISTORY

Tax Year 2013 2012 2011 2010
Fire District #1 Rate 2.070 2.041 2.024 2.020
Fire District #2 Rate 2.078 2.053 2.034 2.033
Ratio 96.12% 92.45% 90.11% 100%

 

ASSESSMENT APPEAL

If  you disagree with your assessment, you may file an appeal with the Monmouth County Board of Taxation.  Forms, Instructions, and a guide to the process Understanding Property Assessment Appeals for Monmouth County may be obtained at http://secure.njappealonline.com.

Appeals must be filed on or before January 15.

To file an appeal online visit http://secure.njappealonline.com.

To file an appeal by paper contact the Monmouth County Board of Taxation at (732) 431-7404, or by way of mail at;

COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION
HALL OF RECORDS
1 EAST MAIN STREET
FREEHOLD NJ, 07728

If the assessed value exceeds $1,000,000, you have the option of filing your appeal directly with the Tax Court at PO Box 972, Hughes Justice Complex, Trenton, NJ 08625.  For more information see http://www.njcourtonline.com, Select Tax Court.

 

FILING FEES

Note: Fee must accompany original petition of appeal.  (Check or money order only)

Assessed Valuation less than $150,000: $5.00
$150,000 or more, but less than $500,000: $25.00
$500,000 or more, but less than $1,000,000: $100.00
$1,000,000 or more: $150.00
No fee is required to file a petition contesting denial of application for Veteran's and Veteran's/Serviceman's/Servicewoman's/Surviving Spouse deduction, Senior Citizen's or Disabled person's deduction. Check is to be made payable to : Monmouth County Tax Administrator.

 

ATTENTION PROPERTY OWNERS

In March, 2013, Governor Chris Christie signed into law Chapter 15 P.L 2013 known as the Assessment Demonstration Program to begin in tax year 2014.  The Monmouth County Board of Taxation and the Monmouth County Assessors has decided to be the first in the State to take on this cost-saving project.  Many changes will be put in place over the next five years however, it is important for you to be aware of two major changes for 2014.

2014 Property Assessment Change Details

November 15, 2013 -ASSESSMENT POSTCARDS
Assessment postcard notices for the 2014 Tax Year will now be mailed on or about November 15, 2013. This card will include your 2014 property assessment information. These postcards were previously available each February.

January 15, 2014 - ASSESSMENT APPEAL APPLICATION DEADLINE
The new filing deadline for the appeal of property assessments to the Monmouth County Board of Taxation will now be January 15. This deadline was previously April 1st.

For a summary of the Assessment Demonstration Program, CLICK HERE.