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Tax Collector


Property taxes are due quarterly:

  • February 1
  • May 1
  • August 1
  • November 1

The Office of the Tax Collector receives and collects current and/or delinquent municipal taxes as well as Special Improvement District Taxes. The Office is also responsible for mailing municipal tax bills, maintaining tax records and conducting annual tax sales.

Property Taxes can be paid in person, by mail, or paid online.

In person
The Tax Collector’s office is open to the public from 9:00 – 4:30 pm each business day.

By mail 
Send your check or money order to Plainfield Tax Collector, 515 Watchung Avenue, Plainfield, NJ 07060

Access the online tax inquiry and payment service.

Depending on your income, age, and veteran's status, you may be eligible for tax relief programs.

City of Plainfield

Tax Sale Announcement

City of Plainfield 2020 Tax Sale Announcement

Division Of Taxation

City of Plainfield Property Tax Relief Program      


Tax Maps

City of Plainfield Tax Maps                                       

Property Auction

      City of Plainfield        Plainfield Property Auction – Wed. October 21, 2020                                                   

Tax Collector Archived Documents

      City of Plainfield        2016 Tax Sale Announcement                                           
      City of Plainfield      2015 Tax Sale Announcement       

Contact Information:

David Marshall, CTC, CMFO
Tax Collector's Office

515 Watchung Avenue,
1st Floor, Room 101
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Phone: 908 753-3214
Fax: 908 753-3530