Scott J. Holzhauer,CTA
2 West Main Street Brookside, NJ 07926
973-543-4555, Ext. 119
The Tax Assessor for Mendham Township is Scott Holzhauer. Mr. Holzhauer is in the office on Monday afternoons by appointment from 1:00 - 5:00 pm. Residents interested in meeting with Mr. Holzhauer should arrange an appointment through the Assessor’s Secretary, Sue Piscitello.
Mr. Holzhauer can also be contacted by email at: email@example.com.
The Assessor’s responsibilities are: to discover and locate property, list property,determine the taxability of property, value property, equalize taxes, defend appeals and to address questions of property value with the public.To apply for the Veteran Deduction allowable by the State of New Jersey please complete the form available below, drop off at Town Hall along with your DD214:
Application by the owner for "farmland assessment" must be made on or before
August 1 of the year immediately preceding the tax year.
FA-1 Application for Farmland Assessment form, click here.
WD-1 Woodland Data form, click here.
To view the Farmland Assessment Overview click here
To view the Famland Assessment Act, click here.
To view the new Chapter 43 Law (Changes to Farmland Asessment Act) click here.
To view the Tax Court synopsis of the new Chapter 43 Law, click here.
To view the NJ Farm Bureau synopsis of the new Chapter 43, Law, click here.
For the Soil Information Chart, click here.
Tax Appeal Filing
Tax appeals must be timely filed on/or before April 1 (December 1 for ADDED
or OMITTED ASSESSMENTS) of the tax year. For a petition to appeal. Click Here
Appeal forms can be obtained from the Morris County Board of Taxation
located at the Administration & Records Building, Court Street, (P.O. Box 900), Morristown, NJ 07960. They can be reached at (973) 285-6707, to have the forms mailed to you.
Print Forms Online:
A-1: Petition of Appeal
AA-1: Added/Omitted Petition of Appeal click here.
Veteran Deduction Forms
V.S.S. Application for property tax deduction claim by veteran or surviving spouse/surviving civil union partner, click here.
D.V.S.S.E. Application for property tax exemption on dwelling house of disable veteran or
surviving spouse/surviving civil union partner, click here.