If you moved to the home for which you are filing a 2019 application between:
January 1, 2016, and December 31, 2016; you must have applied and been eligible for a 2015 reimbursement.
January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017; you must have applied and been eligible for a 2016 reimbursement.
You (or your spouse/civil union partner) were:
You lived in New Jersey continuously since December 31, 2008, or earlier as either a homeowner or a renter.
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Homeowners. You owned and lived in your current home since December 31, 2017, or earlier (and you still owned and lived in that home on December 31, 2019).
Homeowners. The 2018 property taxes must have been paid by June, 1 2019, and the 2019 property taxes must be paid by June 1, 2020.
Mobile Home Owners.Your site fees must have been paid by December 31 of each year respectively.
Your total annual income (combined if you were married or in a civil union and lived in the same home) was:
See Income Limits History for past years' income limit amounts.
To apply for a reimbursement you must file Form PTR-1 and enclose Form PTR-1C, Verification of Change of Primary Residence.
Form PTR-1C is not available on this website. Call the Senior Freeze Information Line (1-800-882-6597) to obtain a copy of this form, or if you have questions about your eligibility for the 2019 reimbursement.Note: Any changes to the eligibility requirements (i.e., Income Limits) and benefit amounts for 2019 will not be finalized until the completion of the State Budget that must be adopted by July 1, 2020.