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The Tax Commission is an independent agency authorized to correct the tax class, assessed value, or exemption of your property. Read your Department of Finance Annual Notice of Property Value. See page 3 of Finance's Notice of Value to determine if you should file an application with the Tax Commission. THE TAX COMMISSION WILL ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FOR CORRECTION FOR PROPERTIES IN TAX CLASSES 2, 3 AND 4 RECEIVED BY 5 PM TUESDAY MARCH 1, 2016. APPLICATIONS FOR CORRECTION FOR PROPERTIES IN TAX CLASS 1 WILL BE ACCEPTED IF RECEIVED BY 5 PM TUESDAY MARCH 15, 2016.

To obtain the Department of Finance form to Request an update of Property Data for property click here. Use Finance's update form to ask Finance to correct descriptive information about your property, which is printed on your Notice of Property Value. A request for Finance to review your property description does not substitute for a timely application to the Tax Commission. To obtain other New York City Department of Finance Real Property Tax forms click here

Tax Commission forms available here are in .PDF format. To download and print the following forms and instructions you will need the latest copy of the Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be downloaded for free at Acrobat and the Web.
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Helpful Links
The City's official Web site.

NYC Department
of Finance

For information about real property tax assessments, Parking violations, and the STAR Program.

NYC Department
of Finance Property Sales File

For a list of sales that may be used in valuing tax class 1 property.

NYC Tax Appeals Tribunal
For information on tax appeals of City taxes other than real property taxes.

New York State Department of Taxation & Finance
For information on New York State and City personal income tax and sales tax.

New York State Appeals Tribunal
For information on the New York State Tax Appeals Tribunal

Internal Revenue Service
For information on federal tax matters.


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