The Borough of Sea Girt’s tax bills are sent to all property owners each year after the certification of the tax rate by the County Tax Administrator; these bill are generally distributed in July. Tax payments are due on the first day of February, May, August, and November. A 10-calendar day grace period and interest accrual on late payments applies for each tax quarter. Any payment received after 3:00 pm will be posted the next business day.
Quarterly Due Dates
1st Quarter – February 1st
2nd Quarter – May 1st
3rd Quarter – August 1st
4th Quarter – November 1st
There is 10 day grace period.
Any payment received after the 10th of the month will accrue interest from the 1st of the month in which the payment is due.
Tax payments can be initiated on-line with your credit card (see tab “Make Payments” on the upper left side of the home page; dropped off in person at Borough Hall between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM or mailed to the Tax Collector’s office located at 321 Baltimore Boulevard, Sea Girt 08750.
Please note that if a payment is received after the grace period, interest accrues from the original due date. Interest is charged at the rate of 8% on the first $1,500 and 18% for any amount above that. A penalty of up to 6% may be charged on any delinquency in excess of $10,000 if not paid by the end of the fiscal year. (N.J.S.A. 54:4-67)
For information about the State’s Property Tax Relief Programs, please click on the link: https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/relief.shtml