13 min

Affording Retirement in New Jersey: Tax Benefits and Programs for Seniors Dollar Wise Podcast

    • Investing

When you retire, do you want to stay in New Jersey? Jason delves into the common concerns about retiring in New Jersey, such as the state’s reputation for high taxes and living costs. He also covers recent changes and programs like the Senior Tax Freeze and the Stay NJ program that make New Jersey a more appealing retirement destination. Lastly, he discusses the nuances of property and income taxes, providing valuable insights for those considering retirement in the Garden State.
Tune into this episode to also learn:How recent tax reforms in New Jersey benefit retirees, particularly concerning property taxes.The implications of the Senior Tax Freeze and Stay NJ program for property tax relief.Key facts about New Jersey's income tax exclusions for retirement income.

What we discussed[00:01:00] Debunking myths about retiring in New Jersey due to high costs.[00:02:15] Understanding the Senior Tax Freeze program benefits for retirees.[00:04:23] Introduction to the Stay NJ program and its potential for senior citizens.[00:06:28] Insights into New Jersey's income tax benefits for retirement income.[00:10:02] The significant shift in New Jersey’s estate tax laws and its impact.

3 Things To RememberNew Jersey has made significant strides in becoming a more retirement-friendly state through various tax benefits.Programs like the Senior Tax Freeze and Stay NJ aim to alleviate the property tax burden for seniors.Understanding New Jersey’s unique tax exclusions and laws can benefit retirees financially.

Useful Links
Connect with Jason Gabrieli: jgabrieli@HFMadvisors.com | LinkedIn

Like what you’ve heard…
Learn more about HFM HERE
Schedule time to speak with us HERE
Check out our Financial Wellness Program – HFM Ignite

When you retire, do you want to stay in New Jersey? Jason delves into the common concerns about retiring in New Jersey, such as the state’s reputation for high taxes and living costs. He also covers recent changes and programs like the Senior Tax Freeze and the Stay NJ program that make New Jersey a more appealing retirement destination. Lastly, he discusses the nuances of property and income taxes, providing valuable insights for those considering retirement in the Garden State.
Tune into this episode to also learn:How recent tax reforms in New Jersey benefit retirees, particularly concerning property taxes.The implications of the Senior Tax Freeze and Stay NJ program for property tax relief.Key facts about New Jersey's income tax exclusions for retirement income.

What we discussed[00:01:00] Debunking myths about retiring in New Jersey due to high costs.[00:02:15] Understanding the Senior Tax Freeze program benefits for retirees.[00:04:23] Introduction to the Stay NJ program and its potential for senior citizens.[00:06:28] Insights into New Jersey's income tax benefits for retirement income.[00:10:02] The significant shift in New Jersey’s estate tax laws and its impact.

3 Things To RememberNew Jersey has made significant strides in becoming a more retirement-friendly state through various tax benefits.Programs like the Senior Tax Freeze and Stay NJ aim to alleviate the property tax burden for seniors.Understanding New Jersey’s unique tax exclusions and laws can benefit retirees financially.

Useful Links
Connect with Jason Gabrieli: jgabrieli@HFMadvisors.com | LinkedIn

Like what you’ve heard…
Learn more about HFM HERE
Schedule time to speak with us HERE
Check out our Financial Wellness Program – HFM Ignite

13 min