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Department of Taxation and Finance

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What's New

  • Improved Register for Sales Tax application

    Business Express has a new user interface that makes registering for sales tax and getting your Certificate of Authority easier than ever!

    Get Certificate of Authority

  • Employer Compensation Expense Program (ECEP)

    ECEP establishes the optional employer compensation expense tax. If you're an employer who has employees earning over $40,000 annually in the state, you can elect to pay.

    View ECEP Resources

  • Unincorporated business tax (UBT) discussion draft

    We invite you to comment on a discussion draft of legislation that imposes a statewide unincorporated business tax (UBT).

    Read draft to comment

Featured in July

  • Enhancements to IPA application

    If you can't pay your tax bills in full, you may qualify for an installment payment agreement (IPA).

  • Summary of changes from 2018–2019 budget

    Read the summary of sales, corporation, and income tax changes from the 2018–2019 budget bill.

  • NYS-45 due date in July

    Use Withholding Tax Web File to file your quarterly return. Benefits include direct payment from your bank account, instant filing confirmation, and automatic calculation of amounts due!

  • Guidance for responding to DTF-973.52-O letter

    Did you receive a DTF-973.52-O letter from us? If yes, review our checklists to ensure you include everything we need in your response.