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Tax Assessment

The Tax Assessor’s Office under the direction of Joseph Elliott is responsible for the establishment and maintenance of real property values within the city.  All values are determined by inspection of the site in question and established per rules set forth by the State of New Jersey.  


Appeals of Assessed Property Value:

A taxpayer may file an assessment appeal with the County Board of Taxation on or before April 1 of each year.  Appeals on added/omitted assessments may be appealed on or before December 1 of each year.  Forms may be obtained from the County Tax Administrator; Cape May County Board of Taxation and the City’s Tax Assessor’s Office or download HERE.
Tax Assessment Map (86 MB file)
Ocean City Tax Assessor:
Joseph Elliott                                     
861 Asbury Avenue                                                                      
Room 107                          
Ocean City, NJ 08226                       
609.399.6111 ext. 9374
609.391.0650 – Fax                             
Cape May County                            
Board of Taxation

DN-303, 4 Moore Road
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

Phone (609) 465-1030
Fax (609) 463-6395

Cape May County Tax Administrator                 
Lori Rosell


John Snyder, President
Elizabeth A. Barry
James Cafiero, Jr.
John A. McCann
LuAnn Wowkanech