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Information on
Novel Coronavirus

Have general questions about COVID-19?
The NJ Poison Control Center and 211 have partnered with the State to provide information to the public on COVID-19:
Call: 2-1-1
Call (24/7): 1-800-962-1253
Text: NJCOVID to 898-211
Visit or for additional information

Information for Current and Former Military Personnel and Families

COVID-19 RELATED Information

Beginning on March 18th and continuing at least through March 31st, all walk-in services at Division of Taxation regional and Trenton offices will be closed to the public as a precaution to safeguard public health. We anticipate reopening on April 1st.

Our Call center and email service is operating with reduced staff on a limited schedule Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., closed Fridays. You may experience significant wait times or delays in response to telephone inquiries, emails or general correspondence.

You can file for free at New Jersey Online Income Tax Filing System, download Income Tax forms or make payments from this website.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. We remain committed to continuing to provide the best service we can and we thank you for your patience.

Veteran Exemption: Acceptable Forms of Official Documentation

The following are examples of documents that can be used to certify your eligibility for the Veterans Exemption. Any documentation submitted must list your characteristic of service (discharge). We only need a copy of your records the first time you claim the exemption. You do not need to provide documentation each year.

DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty
WD AGO 53 Enlisted Record and Report of Separation Honorable Discharge
WD AGO 53-98 Military Record and Report of Separation Certificate of Service
WD AGO 55 Honorable Discharge from the Army of the United States
NA Form 13038 Certificate of Military Service
NAVCG 553 Notice of Separation from U.S. Coast Guard
NAVMC 78PD U.S. Marine Corps Report of Separation
NAVPERS 553 Certificate of Separation/Discharge from U.S. Navy
NGB Form 22/ Form 23 National Guard Report of Separation
County Veteran ID Card Veteran identification card issued by any of the New Jersey counties
Federal Veteran ID Card Veteran identification card issued under the Veterans Identification Card Act
20 Year Retirement Letter

Last Updated: Tuesday, 02/25/20