Mailing Addresses

General Correspondence
NYC Department of Finance
Correspondence Unit
One Centre Street, 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10007

Payment Mailing Address
Do not send cash. Make checks payable to "NYC Department of Finance". NOTE: All payments must be in US currency. When paying by check, you are authorizing us to either use information from your check as a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account or process the payment as a check transaction. You cannot opt out from the electronic transfer. If we do process your check as an electronic fund transfer, you will not get your check back. 

Property Tax Payments

  • Always include the BBL(s) and tax period(s) of the property on your checks.
  • Mail payment to:
    • NYC Department of Finance
      P.O. Box 680
      Newark, NJ 07101-0680

  • For private carriers that require a physical address
    (e.g., FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc.):
    • NYC Department of Finance
      c/o First Data

      1150 South Avenue, Suite 201
      Staten Island, NY 10314-3404
      Phone number for the tracking slip: (718) 355-6516


Parking Ticket Payments
Follow the instructions on the back of the ticket. Respond early enough to allow for mail delivery. Finance must receive your response to the ticket by the 30th day from the date the ticket was issued.

  • Enclose a check or money order for the full amount indicated on the front of the ticket. Write the ticket number, your license plate number, and the state of the vehicle registration on the front of your payment.
  • Mail payment to:
    • NYC Department of Finance
      Church Street Station
      P.O. Box 3640
      New York, NY 10008-3640

Red Light/Bus Lane Camera Violations
You must write the Notice of Liability number, License Plate number and State of Registration on the front of your personal check or money order. Do not send cash.

  • Mail to the following address:
    • NYC Department of Finance
      Red Light/Bus Lane Camera Violations
      Church Street Station
      PO Box 3641
      New York, NY 10008-3641

Forms & Applications

All Finance forms and applications should be submitted to the mailing address indicated on the form/application.  If you have questions, call 311 or Contact Finance.

Parking Violations Hearing By Mail

NYC Department of Finance
Parking Hearing by Mail
Cadman Plaza Station
P.O. Box 29021
Brooklyn, NY 11202-9021

Property Tax Exemption Applications

NYC Department of Finance
P.O. Box 311
Maplewood, NJ 07040-0311

Business Tax Returns
See current year form for mailing address
Business Tax Forms

Legal Papers

In order to serve legal papers on the Commissioner or the Department of Finance, mail to:
NYC Department of Finance
66 John Street, Room 104
New York, NY 10038