Improvement Surcharge Payment Dates

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Taxi and Street Hail Livery (SHL) Improvement Surcharge Payment Dates Established

Improvement Surcharge amounts owed for the third quarter of 2020 are now available on the TLC's License Applications, Renewals & Summonses system (LARS). The Improvement Surcharge amounts owed are for trips completed between July 1 and September 30, 2020.

To view and pay the amount you owe, please visit LARS.

The timeline for payment of the third quarter Improvement Surcharge will be as follows:

  • November 09, 2020 – Challenge Period begins. Owners and Agents should direct all questions or challenges to:
  • November 23, 2020 – Challenge Period ends. Amounts finalized
  • November 30, 2020 – Full payment is due to the TLC at LARS

Failure to submit full payment will result in fines and/or possible suspension of your license.

If you are experiencing financial hardship and need to discuss options for submitting your payment, contact us at: PaymentPlans@tlc.nyc.gov

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