A Video Primer of New Jersey’s Property-Tax Relief Programs

NJTV News | March 27, 2017 | Budget
NJ Spotlight’s John Reitmeyer visits the studios of NJTV to talk property-tax relief

Get a guided tour through New Jersey’s complex and sometimes convoluted property-tax relief programs with John Reitmeyer, NJ Spotlight’s budget & public finance writer.

John sat down with NJTV News Anchor Mary Alice Williams and worked through the programs and who they apply to, as well as discussing why the amount available to most tax-relief initiatives has dwindled over the past few years.

[related]Here’s a quick look at some of the programs John detailed:

  • Senior Freeze
  • + Homestead

  • Property-tax deduction on state income taxes
  • Will property-tax relief be a campaign issue? How will the programs fare given the huge payments the state is making to the public-pension system? Tune in.

    Read the full story on NJTV News Online, a content partner of NJ Spotlight.