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New York Income Taxes and State Tax Forms

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Prepare and efile Your New York Tax Return

The state of New York now requires you to efile your state tax return if you meet all three of these criteria:

  1. You use computer software to prepare your tax return
  2. Your software supports electronic filing (efiling)
  3. You have broadband internet access

The efile.com tax software makes it easy for you to prepare and efile your state tax return--either together with your federal tax return, or on its own. Prepare and efile your New York state tax return (resident, nonresident, or part-year resident) and as many state returns as you need for one price at efile.com.

NY Income Tax Filing Deadline

The regular deadline to file a New York state income tax return is April 15.

Tax Deadline Date Type of Income Tax Return Filing Deadline / Due Date Description
April 17, 2018 2017 New York State Tax Return Due date for New York State Income Tax Returns
April 17, 2018 2017 New York State Tax Extension Due date for New York extension requests
October 15, 2018 2017 New York State Tax Return Last day to efile a 2017 New York State Income Tax Return for tax extension filers and late efilers

View all state tax return filing deadlines here.

Find federal income tax return filing deadlines here.

Tax Year 2017 New York State Tax Forms

All of the following New York state income tax forms are supported by the efile.com tax software:

Form/Schedule Description Can I efile this form?
Form IT-112-C Taxes Paid to Canada Credit






















 
















 
















 
Form IT-112-R Resident Credit for Taxes Paid to Another Jurisdiction
Form IT-114 Claim for Family Tax Relief Credit
Form IT-135 Sales and Use Tax Report
Form IT-150/201/203 Resident/Nonresident/Part-Year Income Tax Return
Form IT-182 Passive Activity Loss Limitations
Form IT-201 Resident Income Tax Return
Form IT-201-ATT Other Tax Credits and Taxes
Form IT-201-D Resident Itemized Deduction Schedule
Form IT-201-V Payment Voucher for e-Filed Income Tax Returns
Form IT-201/203 529 College Savings Plan
Form IT-203-B Wage Allocation and Living Quarters Maintained by a Nonresident
Form IT-203-B/IT-272 College Tuition Credit or Itemized Deduction
Form IT-209 Claim for Noncustodial Parent Earned Income Credit
Form IT-213 Empire State Child Credit
Form IT-213-ATT Child Information for Empire State Child Credit
Form IT-214 Real Property Tax Credit for Homeowners and Renters
Form IT-215 Claim for Earned Income Credit
Form IT-216 Claim for Child and Dependent Care Credit
Form IT-225 New York State Modifications
Form IT-237 Historic Homeownership Rehabilitation Credit
Form IT-241 Claim for Clean Heating Fuel Credit
Form IT-245 Volunteer Firefighter/Ambulance Worker's Credit
Form IT-249 Claim for Long-Term Care Insurance Credit
Form IT-253 Claim for Alternative Fuels Credit
Form IT-360.1 NYC/Yonkers Change of City Resident Status
Form IT-272 Claim for College Tuition Credit or Itemized Deduction
Form IT-2102.6 Certificate of Income Tax Withheld
Form IT-2105.9 Underpayment of Estimated Tax Penalty-IT-2105
Form NYC-202 Schedules C and E
Form NYC-208 Claim for New York City Enhanced Real Property Tax Credit
Form NYC-1127 Nonresident Employees Return
Form Y-203 City of Yonkers Nonresident Earnings Tax Return
Schedule NYC-399 New York City Depreciation Adjustments
Form IT-2 Summary of W-2 Statements
Form IT-1099-R Summary of Federal Form 1099-R Statements

NY State Tax Forms That Cannot be efiled

New York State Tax Withholding Form

Form Description
Form IT-2104 New York State Employees Withholding Allowance Certificate
 

NY Tax Extension

Extension Form New York Extension Instructions How to File

Form IT-370

New York no longer accepts nor honors federal tax extension forms. You can get an automatic 6-month extension of time to file your New York state tax return by requesting an extension online by April 17, 2018. Even if you get an extension, you must pay any taxes you owe by April 17, 2018, or you will accrue penalties and interest. Mail your check or money order with Form IT-370-V, Payment Voucher.

If you are going to efile your New York state tax return, the state requires that you efile your state extension.

 

 

Prepare and submit Form IT-370

 
Important Reminder! If you are efiling a New York tax extension, you may need to efile a federal tax extension as well.

NY Tax Amendment

Amended New York tax returns cannot be efiled; they can only be filed by mail. Learn how to prepare and file a New York state tax amendment.

Important Reminder! If you are filing a New York tax amendment, you may need to file a federal tax amendment as well.

Tax Year 2016 New York State Tax Forms

New York tax returns for 2016 and other past Tax Years cannot be efiled. Download the tax forms, fill them out, print them, and mail them to the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance.
 
Form/Schedule Description How to File
Form IT-2 Summary of W-2 Statements  
Form IT-112-C Taxes Paid to Canada Credit

Download, complete, print out, sign, and mail

Form IT-112-R New York State Resident Credit
Form IT-114 Claim for Family Tax Relief Credit  
Form IT-135 Sales and Use Tax Report  
Form IT-182 Passive Activity Loss Limitations  
Form IT-201 Resident Income Tax Return
Form IT-201-ATT Other Tax Credits and Taxes
Form IT-201-D Resident Itemized Deduction Schedule
Form IT-201-V Payment Voucher for e-Filed Income Tax Returns
Form IT-209 Claim for Noncustodial Parent Earned Income Credit
Form IT-213 Empire State Child Credit
Form IT-213-ATT Child Information for Empire State Child Credit
Form IT-214 Real Property Tax Credit for Homeowners and Renters
Form IT-215 Claim for Earned Income Credit
Form IT-216 Claim for Child and Dependent Care Credit
Form IT-225 New York State Modifications
Form IT-237 Historic Homeownership Rehabilitation Credit
Form IT-241 Claim for Clean Heating Fuel Credit
Form IT-245 Volunteer Firefighter/Ambulance Worker's Credit
Form IT-249 Claim for Long-Term Care Insurance Credit
Form IT-253 Claim for Alternative Fuels Credit
Form IT-360.1 NYC/Yonkers Change of City Resident Status
Form IT-272 Claim for College Tuition Credit or Itemized Deduction
Form IT-2102.6 Certificate of Income Tax Withheld
Form IT-2105.9 Underpayment of Estimated Tax Penalty-IT-2105
Form IT-1099-R Summary of Federal Form 1099-R Statements
Form NYC-208 Claim for New York City Enhanced Real Property Tax Credit
Form Y-203 City of Yonkers Nonresident Earnings Tax Return

Where's My Refund? - Check Your NY State Tax Refund Status

Using efile and direct deposit is the fastest way to get your New York state tax refund. If file a New York state return on paper, your refund will generally be processed in 6-8 weeks. If you efile your New York return, your refund will generally be processed much faster and you will get your direct deposit refund sooner.

Check New York state tax refund status.

NY efile Error Codes

View a list of all New York State efile Income Tax Return Error Reject Codes.


New York Tax Facts

NY Income Tax:

Individual income is taxed using eight graduated tax rates.

For single filers:

  • 4% for the first $8,400 of taxable income
  • 4.5% for income between $8,400 and $11,600
  • 5.25% for income between $11,600 and $13,750
  • 5.9% for income between $13,750 and $21,150
  • 6.45% for income between $21,150 and $79,600
  • 6.65% for income between $79,600 and $212,500
  • 6.85% for income between $212,500 and $1,062,650
  • 8.82% for income over $1,062,651

For married couples filing jointly, double the income brackets (the tax rates stay the same).

New York City levies additional local income taxes. The rates range from 2.907% to 3.648% depending on filing status and income.

NY Sales Tax:

The state of New York has a 4% sales tax and many localities levy additional sales taxes. Many goods (such as certain food items, medicines, and newspapers) are exempt from sales taxes, as are some services.

More information on New York Sales Tax

NY Personal Property Tax:

In New York, real estate may be taxed locally at several levels, including: county, city, town, village, school district, and "special district".

Odd Tax Facts:

1. The tax code of New York specifically exempts tickets to the circus from sales tax.

2. New York City's so-called "bagel tax" requires customers to pay more sales tax on any bagel that is sliced for them, or served with any kind of topping.

State Tax Agency:

For more information, you can visit the website of The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance.

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