Tax Collector

The Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for the collection of property taxes and sewer payments. All Borough receipts are centralized through the Tax Collector’s office for depositing and reconciliation.

Tax Payments

Tax payments are due February 1, May 1, August 1 and November 1 of each year. There is a 10-calendar-day grace period; interest is calculated at 8% on the first $1,500 and 18% thereafter. No discounts are allowed for prepayments. The Special Improvement District Tax Bill is due on June 1 and December 1.

Important Notice Re: 2nd quarter Tax Deadline extension

By Emergency Resolution, Mayor Mark Sokolich and the Fort Lee Borough Council have unanimously approved an extension of the payment deadline dates for all Second Quarter, 2020 Real Estate Taxes for thirty (30) days. The regular deadline date of May 1 has been extended to June 1, 2020 and the grace period has been extended to June 10, 2020. All Fort Lee taxpayers may pay their Second Quarter, 2020 Real Estate Taxes by 4:00PM on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 without incurring any penalty or be required to pay interest. Please note that this extension only applies to Second Quarter, 2020 Real Estate Taxes and does not affect any prior or future real estate tax quarters.

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Online Payments

Pay your property taxes online.


Checks must be made payable to The Borough of Fort Lee with a stamped and addressed envelope for return of the receipted bill. Mail bills and checks to:
Angela Napolitano, Tax Collector
Borough of Fort Lee
309 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024