The Department of Finance
  • assesses the value of all New York City properties
  • collects property taxes and other property-related  charges
  • maintains property records
  • administers exemption and abatements
  • collects unpaid property taxes and other property-related charges through annual lien sales
Large amounts of property data are collected and made available through this website.
Online Tools
Account History 
Bills & Assessments
Digital Tax Maps 
Exemptions & Abatements Lookup
Find a BBL
Outstanding Charges
Payment History
Property Records (ACRIS) 
Property Tax Guides

Real Property and Property-Related Taxes

  • Property Taxes - A tax is charged on all class 1, 2, 3 and 4 properties.  
  • Real Property Transfer Tax (RPTT) - A tax that is paid on sales, grants, assignments, transfers or surrenders of real property in New York City. The tax is also paid for the sale or transfer of at least 50% of ownership in a corporation, partnership, trust, or other entity that owns/leases property and transfers of cooperative housing stock shares.