COVID-19 RELATED TAX INFORMATION
All COVID-19 related tax information (this page is updated frequently) – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/covid19.shtml
2019 RETURN DUE DATES
On April 14, 2020, Governor Murphy signed into law the “COVID-19 Fiscal Mitigation Act” (P.L. 2020, c.19) that automatically extends the due date to July 15, 2020 – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/duedates.shtml
COVID-19 FISCAL MITIGATION ACT
On April 14, 2020 Governor Murphy signed into law the “COVID-19 Fiscal Mitigation Act” (P.L. 2020, c.19) that automatically extends the due date to July 15, 2020, for certain taxpayers to file and make payments originally due on April 15, 2020. Individual Gross Income Tax, Partnership, and Corporation Business Tax calendar year filers now have until July 15th to file and pay these taxes, including 1st quarter estimated tax payments. – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/covid-19-fiscal-mitigation-act.shtml
CORPORATION BUSINESS TAX RETURN DUE DATES
Certain 2019 Corporation Business Tax returns (Forms CBT-100, CBT-100U, BFC-1, and CBT-100S) have been extended. – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/cbt/2019cbtduedates.shtml
TELECOMMUTER COVID-19 EMPLOYER AND EMPLOYEE FAQ
As our Federal and State governments continue to react to the COVID-19 pandemic in real-time with a primary focus on limiting travel, large gatherings and the movement of our citizens, many businesses are executing contingency plans which require their employees to work remotely where possible. The reassignment of work locations and/or the displacement of workers due to health safety precautions raises many employer and employee concerns. – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/covid19-payroll.shtml
TAXATION REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTERS
All walk-in services at Division of Taxation regional and Trenton offices will be closed to the public as a precaution to safeguard public health. We anticipate reopening on May 4th.
EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE ADMINISTRATIVE PROTESTS AND TAX COURT APPEALS
New Jersey Supreme Court Chief Justice Stuart Rabner issued an order on March 19, 2020, followed up by a more extensive Order on March 27, 2020 and a clarifying Order on April 6, 2020 , which extends the statutory 90-day timeframe within which individuals or businesses may file a N.J. Tax Court or N.J. County Boards of Taxation appeal, or an administrative protest with the N.J. Division of Taxation pursuant to the State Uniform Procedure Law (N.J.S.A. 54:49-18) until the later of May 1, 2020, or 30 days after a determination by the Governor that the State of Emergency declared under Executive Order No. 103 has ended. – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/taxcourtextention.shtml
INFORMATION ABOUT THE FEDERAL ECONOMIC IMPACT PAYMENT – STIMULUS CHECK
This payment is from the federal government. The payments, also referred to by some as stimulus payments, are automatic for most taxpayers. No further action is needed by taxpayers who filed tax returns in 2018 and 2019 and most seniors and retirees. New Jersey cannot provide any information about the amount or when you may receive a payment. Please visit the IRS website at: www.irs.gov.
CORPORATION BUSINESS TAX
The Corporation Business Tax Special Adoption Regulations have been finalized and were sent to the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) on April 8 for publication in the NJ Register on May 4, 2020. Note that these regulations were immediately effective on April 8, 2020. – https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/pdf/SpecialAdoptionNotice042020.pdf
2017 Homestead Benefit Program Informationhttps://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/homestead/geninf.shtml
2019 Senior Freeze (Property Tax Reimbursement) Program Information
LOCAL PROPERTY TAX
Statistical Data: Updated listings under Abstract of Ratables, Average Residential Assessment, Common Level Ranges (Chapter 123), General Tax Rates by County and Municipality, and Grantor’s Listing
Listings for current Division of Taxation Public Auctions
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