New Jersey Taxes

New Jersey Tax Guide

New Jersey is a state situated in the middle Atlantic area of the Unites States.  New Jersey state taxes are levied at 1.4% to 8.97% of range and are assessed over higher income brackets. New Jersey taxes can be divided into following categories:

New Jersey Tax Guide for Personal Income Tax

New Jersey individual income tax for 2010 has been reverted to 2008 tax rate levels. Tax rates were temporarily enhanced on the earnings of more than $400,000 for 2009. New Jersey's tax department collects income taxes from its citizens on the basis of six or seven brackets, according to the filing status.  For single taxpayers there are six rates from 1.4% to 8.96% on the income brackets starting from $20,000 to $500,000 and above income.

Married taxpayers filing jointly are required to file tax under the seven rates from 1.4% to 8.97% on the taxable income of $20,000 to $500,000 and above.

New Jersey Tax Guide for Sales Taxes

The sales tax rate is 7% in New Jersey. All retail sales come under taxable income unless otherwise exempted by law.

New Jersey Tax Guide for Personal and Real Property Taxes

All real property and personal property in the state of New Jersey comes under the ambit of property tax unless otherwise exempted by law. The valuation of property is on the basis of 100% of the fair market value.

New Jersey Tax Guide for Inheritance and Estate Taxes

Inheritance tax is levied in New Jersey. In addition, New Jersey also imposes estate tax, which is applied even in cases where no New Jersey inheritance tax is applicable. Earlier, the state's estate tax was combined with federal estate tax laws. Now, state law collects the estate tax as it existed before 2002.

Other New Jersey Tax Facts

New Jersey taxpayers can file their taxes online and the status of any refunds can also be checked online.

Prior Year New Jersey "NJ 1040" Gross Income Tax Forms

2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Where to Mail FEDERAL IRS Tax Forms Within New Jersey:

IRS Form If You ARE NOT Enclosing a Payment, Use This Address: If You ARE Enclosing a Payment, Use This Address:
1040: Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service
Kansas City, MO 64999-0002
Internal Revenue Service
P.O. Box 970011
St. Louis, MO 63197-0011
1040A: Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service
Kansas City, MO 64999-0015
Internal Revenue Service
P.O. Box 970011
St. Louis, MO 63197-0011
1040EZ: Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service
Kansas City, MO 64999-0014
Internal Revenue Service
P.O. Box 970011
St. Louis, MO 63197-0011

New Jersey Tax Help

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