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1 E. Main St.
Rockaway, NJ 07866

Tax Office


Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Tax Information

Property tax notices are usually mailed out in July. Failure to receive a tax bill does not relieve the owner from paying property taxes or delinquent interest on late payments - per NJSA 54:4-64.
You may do a search of your property taxes anytime at

Payment Methods

Taxes are payable quarterly on the first day of February, May, August, and November. There is a ten-day grace period. Payments must be made on or before the due date to avoid interest charges. Postmarks are not accepted.

There are several options for payment:

Tax Collector

Susan Pfeil
Phone Number: 973-627-2000 ext 228
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

The Tax Collector approves and monitors property tax deductions, including senior citizen and veteran deductions.

Tax Assessor

Jason Laliker, CTA
Phone Number: 973-627-2000 ext 222
Hours: Friday, 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.

It is the Tax Assessor's responsibility to value all real property in the Borough for the purpose of establishing a fair and equitable tax base upon which the municipal budget is set. Hours are

Tax Sales

For properties subject to tax sale, only certified funds will be accepted. Certified funds are cash, certified check, or money order.

Online Links

Tax Lookup
Tax Online Pay
Tax Relief

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