New York State Tax Guide

Everything you need to know about taxes in the Empire State.

New York is known nationwide for having generally high taxes. In some parts of the state, like New York City, all types of those taxes are even higher.

According to the Tax Foundation, New York’s top individual income tax rate is 8.82%. The state and local individual income tax collections per capita is $2877 (ranked 1st in the US). The state and local tax burden is 12.7% (ranked 1st in the US).

Important forms and publications for New York can be found at

New York Tax Forms

New York Income Tax Calculator

If you’d like to estimate your individual income tax for the state of New York, check out this New York income tax calculator

Contact Information for the New York StateTax Office

Contact information for the New York Department of Taxation and Finance – including customer service, telephone assistance, and a self-help answer center – can be found at

Tax Help for New York Residents

If you’re a New York resident looking to minimize your state tax liability, or if you’re considering moving into or out of New York and have questions about establishing residency and/or tax nexus, we have the expertise to assist you. Contact our office for more information today.