New York Tax Forms 2016
Printable State IT-201 Tax Form and Instructions
Printable New York State (NYS) income tax form IT-201 must be postmarked by April 18, 2017 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable New York State tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. The New York income tax rate for 2016 is progressive from a low of 4% to a high of 8.82%. Both the NYS tax table and NYC tax table can be found inside the IT-201 instructions booklet PDF or linked separately on the page below.
New York income tax forms preparation begins with the completion of your IRS federal income tax forms. Some of the New York State income tax forms require information from your IRS federal income tax return, for example. We have organized the free IRS printable tax forms under the headings 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040, and subsets of 1040. If you have not done so already, please begin with your 1040EZ, 1040A or 1040 using the links above, or on the left side navigation.
2016 New York IT-201 Forms and Instructions
Frequently Required NYS and NYC Forms, Schedules, Credits:
IT-2 - Summary of W-2 Statements
IT-1099-R - Summary of 1099-R Statements
IT-114 - Claim for Family Tax Relief Credit
IT-213 instructions - Claim for Empire State Child Credit
IT-213-ATT - Child Information for Empire State Child Credit
IT-214 instructions - Claim for Real Property Tax Credit
IT-215 instructions - Claim for Earned Income Credit
IT-216 instructions - Claim for Child and Dependent Care Credit
IT-225 - New York State Modifications
IT-272 instructions - College Tuition Credit or Itemized Deduction
IT-2104 - Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
NYC-208 instructions - New York City Real Property Tax Credit
List of all printable NYS state income tax forms.
Click any New York State income tax form title above to download, view, print, and save as a PDF file. The PDF file format allows you to safely print, prepare, and mail in your state tax forms. The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance will expect your 2016 income tax forms to be printed on high quality printers. Today's laser, bubble-jet, or ink-jet printers are generally acceptable. Color printing is not required, however, we recommend that you read the first few pages of the IT-201 Instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your state tax forms.
New York State Income Tax Refund Status
To check the status of your IT-201 income tax refund online, visit the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance website and use their Check Refund Status service. New York State Department of Taxation and Finance expects to process refunds within three weeks for an electronically filed return and six weeks for a mailed in paper return. To retrieve the status of your NYS income tax refund for 2016 you will need the following information:
- Tax year
- Social Security Number
- Form you filed (IT-201, etc)
The requested information must match what was submitted on your IT-201 state income tax forms for the current year. You can also look up prior year refunds (2013, 2014, 2015) or contact the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance service center by phone, email, or mail.
Last updated: January 23, 2017