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Veteran and/or Surviving Spouse Tax Deduction

Click here to download the Deduction and Exemption Form

Veteran and/or their Surviving Spouse are eligible for a $250.00 deduction. Veterans must meet the following requirements as of October 1st of the pretax year:

  • Honorably discharged with active wartime service in the U.S. Armed Forces (Copy of DD214 required)

  • Own property, wholly or in part, or hold legal title to the property for which deduction is claimed

  • Be a citizen and legal or domiciliary resident of New Jersey

Surviving Spouse of a Veteran must meet the following requirements as of October 1st of the pretax year:

  • Document that the deceased veteran or serviceperson was a citizen and resident of New Jersey at death who had active wartime service in the United Stated Armed Forces and who was honorable discharged or who died on active wartime duty;

  • Have not remarried

  • Be a legal or domiciliary resident of New Jersey;

  • Own the property, wholly or in part, or hold legal title to the property for which deduction is claimed.

Active wartime service periods that qualify for the veteran's property tax deduction can be found on the application. The complete application can be downloaded above.