Coronavirus (COVID-19) Alert

The deadline to file Federal and State taxes has been extended to May 17, 2021.

You may experience longer than usual wait times when contacting the State Tax hotline.

Need something else?

You can learn about filing and paying New York State personal income tax and business tax.

You can also request tax forms and get refund information. State tax forms are also available at most public libraries and post offices.


Visit the Department of Taxation and Finance website.

By Phone

  • Agency: New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
  • Phone Number: (518) 457-5181
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
  • Staff is available through the automated phone system during business hours. Automated assistance is also available in Cantonese, Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish.