THE DEADLINE FOR APPEALING YOUR ASSESSMENT FOR THE 20/21 TAX YEAR HAS PASSED
Do not provide personal or financial information over the phone to anyone claiming to call from the NYC Tax Commission.
If you are dropping off papers, please come to Room 2400.
FILING DEADLINES -EXTENDED/TOLLED DUE TO COVID-19
Denial of First Time Application for Exemption by New Nonprofit Owner
The 30-day time period set forth in RPTL §494-a.4 was tolled until November 3, 2020 in light of Governor’s Executive Orders 202.8, 202.14, 202.28, 202.38, 202.48, 202.55, 202.60, 202.67 and 202.72. The tolling provisions are no longer in effect as of November 4, 2020.
Applications must be received by the extended deadline. They may be filed by mail or in person. Since all applications require an original signature, they may not be filed by Fax, E-mail or other electronic means.
The Tax Commission is the City of New York's forum for independent administrative review of real property tax assessments set by the Department of Finance.
The Tax Commission reviews and determines annual applications for correction of assessment filed by owners and other parties with sufficient legal interest in properties they claim are incorrectly assessed or improperly denied an exemption from real property tax.
The New York City Council has passed intro 1038-A-2018. As a result, starting with applications for the 2019/2020 tax year, income and expense statements filed on Form TC201 must be certified by a certified public accountant only if the assessed value is equal to or greater than $5 million and the gross income is at least $100,000.