M–W: 8:30–4:30
Thurs: 8:30–7:30
Fri: 8:30–12:30

(732) 222-8221

910 Oceanport Way
PO Box 370
Oceanport, NJ 07757

Tax Assessor

Tax Assessor 

John E. Butow

5 pm - 7 pm

(732) 222-8221 x1023

Tax Assessor Department Information


The responsibilities of the Assessor’s Office include maintaining various data on all properties located in the City. This information includes, ownership, mailing address, location, year built, lot sizes, and characteristics of the structure. The Assessor’s Office adjusts assessments accordingly, due to changes, such as demolitions, appeals, subdivisions, or improvements. In addition, the Assessor along with his staff reviews all property transfers and updates these records. The Assessor's Office also provides applications for and answers questions about state mandated property tax deduction programs.

All Assessment information can be obtained from the following address:


If an individual believes their assessment is inequitable, they may discuss this with the Assessor.  All appeals for current year must be filed with the Monmouth County Tax Board at the Hall of Records, Freehold, NJ, on or before January 15th of the current tax year.  All appeals from added assessments for new construction, additions, or alterations for the current year must be filed with the Monmouth County Tax Board on or before Dec. 1ST of the current year.