Tax Collector

1st Floor
Phone: 973-470-5830
Fax: 973-471-9336
Mon. 8:15am - 7:30pm
Tues. - Fri. 8:15am – 4:15pm

Tax Collector: Elaine Erlewein

The Tax Collector provides the necessary cash to fund City services with the timely billing and collection of property taxes and sewer bills, and the auctioning of delinquent property taxes during the annual tax sale.

Helpful Links:  

Tax and Utility Information Look-Up

2016 Property Tax Freeze Notice

Pay by Mail:

Please mail all payments to City of Clifton, Attention:  Tax Department, 900 Clifton Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07013.

Pay Online: 

To pay your taxes on line click here.

To pay your sewer bill on line click here.

NOTE: Only e- checks are acceptable modes of payment. Please enter the correct routing number and checking account number when processing your payment. A $35.00 returned check fee will be imposed if the account numbers are incorrect.

Tax Collector Forms: