The Anchor Program took place of the Homestead Rebate Program through the State of New Jersey. The Deadline to file is February 28, 2023.
ANCHOR eligibility is as follows:
- Homeowners with income of $150,000 or less will receive $1,500.
- Homeowners with income of more than $150,000 and up to $250,000 will receive $1,000.
- Renters with income of $150,000 or less will receive $450.
How to Apply:
Homeowners need an ANCHOR ID and PIN to apply online or by phone. If you did not receive a mailer or email with an ID and PIN, but filed a Homestead Benefit application last year, access the online ID and PIN inquiry system to retrieve your ID and PIN. Certain homeowners must file a paper application for reasons listed here.
Apply by phone: 1-877-658-2972
ANCHOR Hotline: 1-888-238-1233
Website: Click HERE
If you must file a paper application, you can print Form ANCHOR-H and mail it along with any necessary supporting documents.
All eligible renters/tenants can and should apply online (no phone option is available). However, renters/tenants can complete a paper application.
Renters/Tenants do not have an ID and PIN.