Tax Collector

1st Floor
Phone: 973-470-5830
Fax: 973-471-9336
Hours:
Mon. 8:15am - 7:30pm
Tues. - Fri. 8:15am – 4:15pm

Tax Collector: Elaine Erlewein 
taxcollector@cliftonnj.org

The Tax Collector provide the necessary cash to fund City services with timely billing and collection of tax and sewer bills and auctioning delinquent tax, sewer and miscellaneous charges during the annual Tax Sale.

Taxes are due quarterly on February 1st, May 1st, August 1st and November 1st with a ten (10) day grace period.  Please make check payable to the City of Clifton, Mailing address is City of Clifton, Attention:  Tax Department, 900 Clifton Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07013.


Helpful Links:  

Tax and Utility Information Look-Up

Property Tax Freeze Notice for 2017


Pay by Mail:

Please mail all payments to City of Clifton, Attention:  Tax Department, 900 Clifton Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07013.


Pay Online: 

To pay your taxes on line click here.

To pay your sewer bill on line click here.

NOTE: Only e- checks are acceptable modes of payment. Please enter the correct routing number and checking account number when processing your payment. A $35.00 returned check fee will be imposed if the account numbers are incorrect.



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