The Assessor's Office is committed to distributing the tax responsibility fairly and equitably for the property owners of Ventnor City. The Assessor and staff strive to provide excellence in public service in a courteous, timely, and professional manner, as well as educate the public of the overall assessment process and property tax relief programs.
In accordance with NJSA 54:4 et seq, Tax Assessors are governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey and are overseen by the County Board of Taxation. All real property is subject to taxation in the taxing district in which it is located, unless exempted by some provision of the law or the State or Federal Constitution. It is the responsibility of the Tax Assessor to place a value on each parcel of property situated in his/her taxing district in a factual, objective, and unbiased manner; under general laws and by uniform standards.