New Jersey (NJ) State Income Tax Return Forms, Free EFiling and Government Information

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New Jersey State Tax Filing Information

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Prepare and efile your New Jersey state tax return in eSmart Tax. Our guided online interview process will help you complete the forms required by the New Jersey department of Treasury for your NJ state taxes. You can prepare and efile your full-year resident New Jersey state tax return and your federal tax return at the same time in eSmart Tax.

The regular due date for filing your New Jersey state taxes is April 15.

On this page, you will find information about New Jersey state tax forms, state tax filing instructions, a link to the New Jersey department of Treasury site, and other tax resources.

eSmart Tax supports the following New Jersey Tax Forms (Click here to download New Jersey tax forms)
Supported New Jersey Form NJ-1040
Resident Income Tax Return
Supported New Jersey Form NJ-1040V
Resident Payment Voucher
Supported New Jersey NJ-1040 Schedule A, B, & CR
Net Gains Or Income From Disposition Of Property, Net Gain Or Income From Rents, Royalties, Patents And Copyrights
Supported New Jersey NJ-BUS 1
Liberty eSpecial: $50 Off Tax Prep!
Liberty eSpecial
PIN
Availability: Type: Notes:
Supported Same as federal N/A
State NJ Amount Owe Payment Option
You have the following options to pay your tax:
  1. Mail in a check.
    You need to attach Payment Voucher (Form NJ-1040-V)

    Mail check to:
    State of New Jersey
    Division of Taxation
    Revenue Processing Center
    PO Box 111
    Trenton, NJ 08645-0111
  2. Send e-payment or credit card payment through state website.
  3. Credit Card( https://www1.state.nj.us/TYTR_RevTax
    Portal/ jsp/IndTaxLoginJsp.jsp
    ). Pay by phone (1-800-2PAYTAX, toll free) or online and use a Visa, American Express, MasterCard, or Discover credit card. There is a convenience fee of 2.49% paid directly to Official Payments Corporation based on the amount of your tax payment. A $1 convenience fee will be charged for all tax payments of $40 or less. Do not send in the payment voucher if you pay your taxes by credit card.
State NJ Website and Contacts
State Website http://www.state.nj.us
Taxpayer Assistance: (609) 292-6400
TTY/TDD: (609) 984-7300 or 1-800-286-6613 (within NJ, NY, PA, DE, and MD)
Refund Status
(Automated Response):
1-800-323-4400 (within NJ, NY, PA, DE, and MD) or (609) 826-4400 (anywhere)
State NJ Overpayment Option
You have the following options:
  1. Contribute your refund amount to charity.
  2. Receive your refund by check through mail.
  3. Receive your refund by direct deposit to your bank account.
Special Processing
Type: Availability:
State-only tax return: Supported
Decedent Return: Supported
Return with foreign address: Not Supported