1st Quarter Preliiminary Property Taxes Due February 1, 2018

There is a 10 day grace period.  Since the 10th falls on a Saturday and the following Monday is a holiday (Lincoln's Birthday), payments must be recieved in this office no later than Tuesday, February 13, 2018.  Postmark is not accepted.  Taxpayers who did not receive a bill last September should contact our office at 201-670-5500 ext 511  or visit our web site at www.ridgewoodnj.net for property tax amounts billed and paid.  A reminder to those taxpayers who received added tax bills last October, you will need to pay on the added bill as well as the orignal bill you received in September. As per NJSA 54:4-64 sec.3:  "The validity of any tax or assessment, or the time at which it shall be payable, shall not be affected by the failure of a taxpayer to receive a tax bill, but every taxpayer is put on notice to ascertain from the proper offical of the taxing district the amount which may be due for taxes or assessments against him or his property".  Please mail your payments to the Village of Ridgewood Tax Collector, 131 N. Maple Ave., Ridgewood, NJ  07450-3287 or payments may be dropped off in the Village mail box at the rear main entrance.  You may also wish to consider enrolling in our ACH program where property tax payments would be automatically deducted from your checking account when due.  New enrollments or changes must be received at least two weeks prior to the due date.