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2015 Homestead Benefit
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How Homestead Benefits Are Paid
Credit on Property Tax Bill.
Most recipients get a credit on their tax bills. Your tax collector issues you a Property Tax bill or advice copy reflecting the amount of your benefit.

Check or Direct Deposit.You will receive a check or direct deposit only if:

Payment Calculation
Your 2015 Homestead Benefit is based on your:

  • 2015 New Jersey Gross Income,
  • 2015 filing status (single; married, filing jointly; head of household; etc.),
  • Age/disability status (whether you were 65 or older and/or disabled on December 31, 2015),
  • Property Taxes paid in 2006 on your principal residence.

For information on the calculation of your benefit see:

View information on:  Eligibility  |  How to File  |  FAQ

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Last Updated: Wednesday, 09/13/17

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