The deadline for amnesty applications was December 12, 2016. However, if you received a notification on correcting one or more compliance violations and have completed all payments by the program’s end, you must continue to correct any compliance violations within 6 (six) months of receiving your compliance notice. If you do not correct the conditions by the end of this 6 (six) month period:
You may continue to use the Contact Amnesty form to notify the NYC Department of Finance of your correction approval, however it is best to make sure the issuing agency has formally approved your correction.
For more information on how to correct your compliance violations and receive approval, please see the contact numbers below:
The Forgiving Fines: NYC Amnesty Program is officially closed. However, you still have the option to apply for a settlement. To discuss a settlement, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212-440-5300.
The Amnesty Terms and Conditions state that the full amount owed on all outstanding judgments will be due and payable. Payments you made during Amnesty are now considered partial payments towards the total amount owed. You may be eligible to get a settlement agreement to pay your other violations. To discuss a settlement, contact us at email@example.com or call 212-440-5300.
Call us at 212-440-5300 or contact us at nyc.gov/contactamnesty
The Amnesty Terms and Conditions states that the law requires that all eligible judgment for all properties you own be paid under Forgiving Fines in order to take advantage of the benefits of the Amnesty program. If one or more eligible judgments are excluded, the respondent will be disqualified from participating in the Program. This agreement is expressly subject to the payment of all outstanding judgments against a respondent. This agreement shall be null and void if the respondent fails to pay any and all such eligible judgments. Further, this agreement is subject to the results of any additional searches for outstanding judgments that may be performed by the City. If the respondent is notified that additional judgments must be paid and fails to do so within the required time frame, the respondent shall not be eligible for this Program. Any amounts paid by such a respondent will be applied to the full amount owed, including all applicable penalties and interest.
Only violations that were in judgment no more than 90 days before the Amnesty Program began were eligible for amnesty. To be in judgment means that the City of New York took the legal step of filing a public record of your liability in court for the entire amount due were eligible for the program. Please also note that the Amnesty Program did not include parking violations, criminal violations or violations over $25,000. Other limitations, exclusions and eligibility requirements applied.
Please contact us at by email at nyc.gov/contactamnesty or call us at 212-440-5300 to discuss a refund.