Phone: 609-567-4300 Ext. 117
Location: Town Hall – 100 Central Ave
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
INFORMATION TO TAXPAYERS
PROPERTY TAXES, WATER AND SEWER due February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1
You may now pay your taxes, water and sewer bills online.Click on the link below for our new online services: Tax Collection Web Inquiry and Payment Portal
PLEASE BRING THIS BILL WITH YOU IF YOU PLAN TO PAY IN PERSON If you plan to pay by mail and want a receipt, enclose the bill in its entirety along with a self-addressed stamped envelope.The collector is responsible for the billing and collection of taxes, water, and sewer.
INTEREST – If payment is not received within the 10 day grace period, interest is calculated from the date of payment that was originally due. Interest at the rate of 8% on the first $1500.00 and 18% for any amount over. A penalty of 6% will be charged on any delinquency in excess of $10,000.00 if not paid by the end of the fiscal year. The Town of Hammonton conducts an annual tax sale. Date and time to be advertised in the legal section of the Town’s official newspaper after Nov 10 for 4 consecutive weeks.
There is a drop box for tax, water, and sewer payments located outside of the lobby near the dispatchers department for after hours.
PLEASE DO NOT DEPOSIT CASH IN THIS DROP BOX.Any outstanding balances remaining unpaid on the eleventh day of the eleventh month of the current fiscal year is subject to tax sale.
Copy of current 2016 utility rate schedule: Hammonton 2016 Sewer and Water Rates