New Jersey Tax Forms 2016
Printable State NJ-1040 Tax Form and Instructions

Printable New Jersey (NJ) state income tax form NJ-1040 must be postmarked by April 18, 2017 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable New Jersey state tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. The New Jersey income tax rate for 2016 is progressive from a low of 1.4% to a high of 8.97%. The state tax table can be found inside the NJ-1040 instructions booklet PDF.

New Jersey income tax forms preparation begins with the completion of your IRS federal income tax forms. Some of the New Jersey state income tax forms require information from your IRS federal income tax return, for example. We have organized the free IRS printable tax forms under the headings 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040, and subsets of 1040. If you have not done so already, please begin with your 1040EZ, 1040A or 1040 using the links above, or on the left side navigation.

2016 New Jersey NJ-1040 Forms and Instructions

NJ-1040 Form
NJ-1040 Instructions

Frequently Required Schedules, Vouchers, Requests:
DCC-1 - Copies of Previously Filed Tax Returns
NJ-630 - Application for Extension of Time to File
NJ-2210 - Underpayment of Estimated Tax
NJ-1040-AB - Schedules A & B
NJ-1040-ES - Estimated Tax Voucher 2017
NJ-1040-ESi - Instructions for NJ-1040ES 2017
NJ-1040-O - E-File Opt-Out Request Form
NJ-1040-V - Payment Voucher
NJ-1040X - Amended Resident Return
NJ-1040Xi - Amended Resident Return Instructions
NJ-BUS-1 - Schedule NJ-BUS-1
NJ-BUS-2 - Schedule NJ-BUS-2

List of all printable NJ state income tax forms.

Click any New Jersey state income tax form title above to download, view, print, and save as a PDF file. The PDF file format allows you to safely print, prepare, and mail in your state tax forms. The State of New Jersey Division of Taxation will expect your 2016 income tax forms to be printed on high quality printers. Today's laser, bubble-jet, or ink-jet printers are generally acceptable. Color printing is not required, however, we recommend that you read the first few pages of the NJ-1040 Instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your state tax forms.

New Jersey State Income Tax Refund Status

To check the status of your NJ-1040 income tax refund online, visit the State of New Jersey Division of Taxation website and use their Check Your Refund service. State of New Jersey Division of Taxation asks that you wait 10 days before checking the status of an electronically filed return and 12 weeks for a mailed in paper return. To retrieve the status of your NJ income tax refund for 2016 you will need the following information:

  • Social Security Number
  • Amount of your refund

The requested information must match what was submitted on your NJ-1040 state income tax forms for the current year. To look up prior year refunds, you will need to contact the State of New Jersey Division of Taxation service center by phone or mail.

Last updated: January 26, 2017