New Jersey Tax Clearance Certificates

Certificates of tax clearance are required for a variety of business activities, ranging from reinstating or dissolving an entity to applying for a loan or a tax incentive. See the table below for information on obtaining a tax clearance certificate in New Jersey.

Tax Clearance for Corporations:

Agency:New Jersey Department of the Treasury - Division of Taxation

Form A-5088-TC: Application for Tax Clearance

Agency Fee:



2-3 months

Tax Clearance for Limited Liability Companies:

Not required

Tax Clearance for Nonprofit Corporations:

Not required