New Jersey Division of Taxation Launches Limited-Time Tax Amnesty Program
State Will Slash Interest in Half; Waive Penalties for Individuals and Businesses
Tax Amnesty is available to individuals and businesses that owe unpaid taxes to the Division of Taxation for tax returns due on or after
The program will benefit delinquent taxpayers who, because of financial hardship or other factors, have not met their tax obligations. The revenue raised will also help the State maintain services and programs that benefit all
“We have noticed that many individuals and businesses that are usually compliant have fallen behind in their tax obligations. This is an opportunity for them to catch up and have a fresh start,” said Wintermute.
A far-reaching strategic media campaign has been launched to inform as many potential participants in the Tax Amnesty as possible. Letters advising of the Amnesty have been sent to those known to owe unpaid taxes and returns to the State. Outreach also includes ads, billboards, editorial and public service announcements on radio, television, newspapers and the Internet that will be seen and heard in
More information about the Tax Amnesty program is available at TaxAmnesty.nj.gov and by calling 800-781-8407. The Division also offers a speakers bureau to address questions from organizations and groups.
SOURCE New Jersey Division of Taxation